Events

November 2016 Events

Compiled by Mel Tee

Enjoy the last of the autumn foliage along with more harvest/food festivals including various RR-planned (American) Thanksgiving events and TWO festivals featuring salmon catching (Rokkasho Industry Festival & Oirase Salmon Festival)! Also check out various local culture festivals to discover various art and culture groups near you!

Our top picks are listed in bold (links lead to English sites where possible). Links/information may be added and/or updated periodically, so check back every once in a while!

November 3 – Tsugaru International Fair @ Tsugaru City
November 3-6 – Tsugaru-nuri Lacquerware Fair @ Hirosaki City
November 5 – Mutsu Hashigo Sake in Tanabu @ Mutsu City
November 5 – Railbus Kiha 104 Twilight Photography Session @ Shichinohe Town
November 5-6 – Aomori Coffee Festival @ Aomori City
November 5-6 – Rokkasho Industry Festival @ Rokkasho Town
November 5-6 – Tohoku Town Industry & Culture Festival @ Tohoku Town
November 5-6 – Towada People’s Culture Festival @ Towada City
November 6 – Sai Village Traditional Performing Arts Performance @ Sai Village
November 6 – Tsugaru Strait Tuna Festival @ Sotogahama Town
November 10-30 – The Big Yellow *@ Fukaura Town
(*Japan’s largest gingko tree turns golden yellow and is illuminated in the evenings)
November 15 – Mid SDC Bar Quiz Debacle @ Aomori City
November 18-20 – Hacchi Market @ Hachinohe City
November 19 – Apple Fair in Wanicome @ Owani Town
November 19 (tentative) – Sanpachi Thanksgiving Event @ TBD
November 19-20 – Fujisaki Fall Festival @ Fujisaki Town
November 19-20 – Harvest Thanksgiving Festival & Cyclamen Market @ Inakadate Village
November 19-20 – Kuroishi Apple Festival @ Kuroishi City
November 19-20 – Oirase Salmon Festival @ Shimoda Salmon Park, Oirase Town
November 19-20 – Tsugaru City Food & Industry Festival @ Tsugaru City
November 19-20 – Tsuruta Townspeople’s Culture Festival @ Tsuruta Town
November 20 – Itayanagi Townspeople’s Performing Arts Festival @ Itayanagi Town
November 20 – Northwest Tsugaru Tradtional Folk Performing Arts Fair @ Goshogawara City
November 23 – Food & Farming Festa @ Itayanagi Town
November 26 (tentative) – West Tsugaru Thanksgiving Event @ TBD
November ?? – Other Local Thanksgiving Events @ A Location Near You!

Ongoing
October 13-November 6 – Nakano Momiji Yama Light Up “Light Fantasy” @ Kuroishi City
October 21-November 13 – Hirosaki Chrysanthemum & Autumn Foliage Festival @ Hirosaki City
October 28-November 3 – Hachinohe Chrysanthemum Festival @ Hachinohe City
October 28-November 6 – Mutsu People’s Culture Festival @ Mutsu City
October 29-November 6 – Shichinohe Fall Harvest Festival @ Shichinohe Town
November 25(?)-December 25 – Misawa Christmas Festival @ Misawa City

On the Horizon
December 4 – Schop Jamisen* World Cup @ Goshogawara City
(*Shovel Shamisen)

Tohoku Winter Festivals
November 25-February 14 – Big Tree Pageant Festa in Koriyama @ Koriyama City, Fukushima
December 9-31 – Sendai Pageant of Starlight @ Sendai City, Miyagi
February 3-12 – Otaru Snow Light Path @ Otaru City, Hokkaido
February 4-12 – Iwate Snow Festival @ Koiwa Farm, Shizukuishi Town, Iwate
February 6-12 – Sapporo Snow Festival* @ Sapporo City, Hokkaido
February 10-12 – Namahage Sedo Festival @ Oga City, Akita
*February 11 – Sapporo Snow Festival Block Party @ Sapporo City, Hokkaido*
February 11-12 – Uesugi Snow Lantern Festival @ Yonezawa City, Yamagata
February 15-16 – Yokote Snow Festival (Kamakura, Bonden) @ Yokote City, Akita

Did we forget an event? Write the wrong day? Need help translating event info into English?
E-mail us at GoodMorningAomori@gmail.com

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