Friday, 23 June 2017

Jakkudo Festival 2017

Jakudo Festival 2017
第26回ジャックドまつり (Jakudo Matsuri)
Event Facebook Page (Japanese): https://www.facebook.com/Jakkudomatsuri/

Nanbu Town summer festival featuring various performances, food booths, fireworks, and more!
Jakkudo Festival 2017 poster 平成29年第26回ジャックドまつり ポスター Matsuri Nanbu Town 南部町 Jakkudo Festival 2017 venue map 平成29年第26回ジャックドまつり 会場案内図 Matsuri Nanbu Town 南部町


Date: July 8-9, 2017
Time: Jul 8: 13:00~21:00; Jul 9: 9:00~17:30(?)
Location: Fureai Park (Nanbu Town) ふれあい公園 (map)
Admission: Free

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Towadako Kosui Matsuri 2017

Towadako Kosui Matsuri 2017 (Lake Towada Lake Festival)
十和田湖湖水まつり 2017
Official Website (Japanese): http://www.kosuimaturi.com/

Fireworks by Lake Towada, performances, and various other events!
Lake Towada Lake Festival 2017 poster 平成29年十和田湖湖水まつり ポスター

Date: July 15-16, 2017 (Sat.-Sun.)
Time: 9:00~21:00
Location: Lake Towada, Yasumiya 十和田湖畔 休屋 (map)
Admission: Free

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Hachinohe Fireworks Display 2017

Hachinohe Fireworks Display 2017
第37回八戸花火大会2017
(Hachinohe Hanabi Taikai)

An impressive fireworks display of about 5000 fireworks against the backdrop of Hachinohe Harbour.
Hachinohe Fireworks Display 八戸花火大会 Hanabi Taikai

Date: Sunday August 20*, 2017 (*Rain Date: Sunday August 27, 2017*)
Time: 19:00
Location: Hachinohe Tatehana Harbour 八戸館鼻漁港 (map)

Hachinohe Tanabata Festival

Hachinohe Tanabata Festival 2017
八戸七夕まつり (Hachinohe Tanabata Matsuri)
Event Website (Japanese): http://www.8cci.or.jp/tanabata/

Enjoy Tanabata (Star Festival) decorations, performances, and shopping at various street vendors along the streets of Central Hachinohe.
Hachinohe Tanabata Festival 八戸七夕まつり Matsuri
(Photo Source: Japan Attractions)

Date: July 14-17, 2017
Time: 18:00-21:00
Locations: Central Hachinohe 八戸中心街 (Hachinohe Chuushingai), Honchō Minatomachi 湊町本町
Venue & Road Closures Map
Hachinohe Tanabata Festival 2017 Venue & Road Closures Map 平成29年第65回八戸七夕まつり歩行者天国 交通制限図

More Information: Event Website (Japanese): http://www.8cci.or.jp/tanabata/

Aomori TKG Festival 2017

Aomori Tamago Kake Gohan Matsuri 2017 (Aomori Raw Egg on Rice Festival)
2017 あおもりたまごかけごはんまつり

Tamagao kake gohan ("TKG") is a simple and popular Japanese dish: just crack a raw egg onto a bowl of warm rice and add soy sauce/other condiments to taste. Try TKG with various locally made soy sauces and different types of eggs at the Aomori Tamago Kake Gohan Matsuri.

Aomori TKG Festival 2017 flyer  平成29年 あおもりたまごかけごはんまつり あおもり大畜産まつり チラシ 青森市アスパム Tamago Kake Gohan Matsuri Raw Egg on Rice Aomori TKG Festival 2017 flyer  平成29年 あおもりたまごかけごはんまつり あおもり大畜産まつり チラシ 青森市アスパム Tamago Kake Gohan Matsuri Raw Egg on Rice
Aomori TKG Festival 2017 flyer  平成29年 あおもりたまごかけごはんまつり チラシ 青森市 Tamago Kake Gohan Matsuri Raw Egg on Rice

Date: June 30-July 2, 2017
Location: Aomori Prefecture Tourist Center "Aspam" 1st Floor Event Hall
青森県観光物産館アスパム1階イベントホール (map)
Time: 10:00-15:00
Admission: Free (purchase required for some events)

Towada Summer Dance & Miss Yukata Contest 2017

Towada Summer Dance & Miss Yukata Contest 2017
第10回とわだ夏おどり&第8回ゆかたの似合う女性コンテスト

(Towada Natsu Odori & Yukata no Niau Josei Contest)

Enjoy dancing various local folk dances in yukata (summer cotton kimono) in Towada Central Park.
Towada Summer Dance & Miss Yukata Contest 2017 poster 平成29年 第10回とわだ夏おどり 第8回ゆかたの似合う女性コンテスト ポスター 十和田市

Date: Friday August 11, 2016 (Mountain Day Holiday)
Time: 16:00-21:00
Location: Towada Central Park (Chuo Koen) 十和田市中央公園緑地 (map)
Admission: Free

Oirase Roman Park Festival 2017

Oirase Roman Park Festival 2017
奥入瀬ろまんパークフェスティバル 2017

Enjoy various performances, giveaways and more at the Michi Eki Towada "Oirase Roman Park" Festival.

Oirase Roman Park Festival 2017 poster 平成29年奥入瀬ろまんパークフェスティバル 十和田市 Towada City

Date: July 1-2, 2017
Time:10:00-17:00 (Sat. Jul. 1); 9:30-17:00 (Sun. Jul. 2)
Location: Oirase Roman Park 奥入瀬ろまんパーク (Map)
Admission: Free