Events

April 2017 Events

Compiled by Zoe Kirkland

Cherry blossom and spring festivals galore!

Our top picks are listed in bold (links lead to English sites where possible).

April 2-24 – Yu no Shima Dogtooth Violet Festival @ Aomori City
April 3 – “Sagasanji” Benten Shrine Festival @ Oma Town
April 15-16 – Kabushima Festival @ Hachinohe City
April 16 – CIDRE Spring Festa @ Aomori City
April 21-23 – Shichiohe Hina Doll Festival @ Shichinohe Town
April 22-23 – Cherry Blossom Horseback Archery @ Towada City
April 28-30 – Kogin Fes @ Hirosaki City
April 29 – Ashizaki Bay Clamming @ Mutsu City
April 29 – Aomori AJET Hanami @ Hirosaki Park
April 29 – Authentic Tsugaru Folk Song National Competition @ Kuroishi City

Cherry Blossom/Spring Festivals
April 20-May 5 – Towada City Spring Festival
April 22-23 – Tsugaru City Spring Festival
April 22-29 – Hokugen Plum Blossom Festival (Goshogawara City)
April 22-May 5 – Kuroishi Cherry Blossom Festival
April 22-May 7 – Hirosaki Cherry Blossom Festival
April 22-May 7 – Aomori Spring Festival (Gappo Park)
April 28-May 5 – Sannohe Spring Festival
April 29 – Itayanagi Cherry Blossom Festival
April 29 – Misawa City Cherry Blossom Festival
April 29-30 – Namioka Cherry Blossom Festival (Aomori City)
April 29-30 – Tsugaru Fujimi Lake Park Cherry Blossom Festival (Tsuruta Town)
April 29-May 5 – Mutsu Cherry Blossom Festival
April 29-May 5 – Noheji Spring Festival
April 29-May 5 – Rokunohe Spring Festival
April 29-May 5 – Kanagi Cherry Blossom Festival (Goshogawara City)
April 29-May 7 – Aomori Spring Festival (Nogiwa Park)
April 29-May 7 – Oirase Town Spring Festival
April 29-May 7 – Tohoku Town Cherry Blossom Festival
April 29-May 7 – Hachinohe Park Spring Festival
April 29-May 7 – Cherry Blossom & Garden Shrub Festival & Hirofune Shigabou Festival  (Hirakawa City)
April 30 – Nejo Castle Cherry Blossom Festival (Hachinohe City)

(Dates/links will be updated as information becomes available.)

On the Horizon
May 3-4 – Tsugaru Shamisen World Championships @ Hirosaki City
May 3-5 – Takko Town Cherry Blossom Festival
May 20-21 – Yokohama Nanohana Festival @ Yokohama Town

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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