After a long winter, the sakura (cherry blossoms) and other flowers in Akita burst forth with brilliant color. Visit one of the many festivals celebrating the season of flowers.
Summer is the season of large festivals in Akita. Every town hosts a number throughout the season, each with their own unique traditions.
Akita celebrates the harvest season with festivals showcasing local specialties, like the Kiritampo Festival. The region also events centered around the famous fall foliage.
Take advatange of Akita’s snowy winters by attening one of the several festivals held to celebrate the season.