Kitaakita Takanosu Drum Festival

Drums of all sizes

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The Tsuzureko drums in Kitaakita are recognized by the Guiness Book of World Records as the world’s largest. While they are usually on display in the museum, they brought out for performances during the festival and are accompanied by dancers. Visitors are allow to try their hand at playing these gigantic drums, so make sure to not miss this opportunity!

※Please take the shuttle bust from Takanosu Station as parking is extremely limited.


【Where】Odaiko Museum outdoor stage(62-1 Ōdutsumimichisita Tudureko Kitaakita City,Akita) ※Indoors in case of rain

【When】Sunday, September 9, 2017

【Contact】Kitaakita Tourism & Products Association TEL:0186-62-1851、Odaiko Museum TEL:0186-63-0111



Odaiko Museum outdoor stage
(62-1 Ōdutsumimichisita Tudureko Kitaakita City,Akita)