Friday, 10 February 2017

Misawa Surf Clam Festival 2017

Misawa Surf Clam Festival 2017
(Misawa Hokki Matsuri)

A festival celebrating Misawa's favourite winter seafood, hokki (Japanese surf clam, a.k.a. hokkigai). Events include free samples of hokki cuisine, hokki and other local product sales, a clam shucking competition, and children's taiko drumming performance.

Date: Sunday March 12, 2017
Time: 9:30-14:30
Location: Misawa Fishery Port 三沢市魚市場特設会場 (map)
Admission: Free
  • 9:30~ Opening Ceremony (Taiko Performance by Mikawame Elementary School Students)
  • 9:40-14:00 Fundraising for Orphans of Shipwrecks
  • 10:00-14:00 Hokki & Other Product Sales; Hokki Cuisine Free Samples
  • 11:30~ Clam Shucking Competition (Registration from 11:00)
  • Etc.

Misawa Fishery Port 三沢市魚市場特設会場
2 Chome-5 Minatomachi (三沢市港町二丁目5番地)
Misawa City, Aomori Prefecture 033-0141

More Information:
Misawa Tourist Association (Japanese):三沢ほっきまつり/

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