Events

May 2017 Events

Compiled by Zoe Kirkland

Cherry blossom and spring festivals continue across the prefecture, and there are plenty more events to enjoy the warmer weather in Golden Week and beyond.

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

May 3-4 – Tsugaru Shamisen World Championships @ Hirosaki City
May 3-5 – Shuji Terayama Museum Spring Festival @ Misawa City
May 3-5 – Hirosaki Art Marche @ Hirosaki City
May 3-21 – Tennou Azalea Festival @ Shichinohe Town
May 4-6 – Having Fun with Railbuses @ Shichinohe Town
May 5 – Aomori Yosakoi Spring Festival @ Aomori City
May 6-14 – Hirosaki Apple Blossom Festival @ Hirosaki City
May 13-14 – Let’s Enjoy! Festival @ Rokkasho Village
May 13-14 – Horyo Kagura Festival @ Ogami Shrine, Hachinohe City
May 14 – Pizza Carnival in Shichinohe @ Shichinohe Town
May 20-21 – Canola Festival in Yokohama @ Yokohama City
May 20-24 – Owani Onsen Azalea Festival @ Owani Town
May 27-28 – Craft Fair Tsugaru Mori @ Hirosaki City
May 28 – Hachinohe Wine Festival @ Hachinohe City

Ongoing

April 39-May 7 – Warasse Go! Go! Week @ Aomori City
May 27-June 30 – Lupin Festival @ Towada City

Cherry Blossom/Spring Festivals

April 20-May 5 – Towada City Spring Festival
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-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 29-May 7 – ASPAM Spring Festival
May 3-4 – Nanbu Town Spring Festival
May 3-5 – Tsugaru Fujimi Lake Park Cherry Blossom Festival (Tsuruta Town)
May 3-5 – Takko Town Cherry Blossom Festival
May 3-28 – Hiranai Spring Festival
May 15 – Kaikyo Imabetsu Spring Festival
May 21 – Oma Cherry Blossom Festival

On the Horizon

June 4 – Christ Festival @ Shingo Village
June 5-October 9 – Rice Field Art @ Inakadate Village

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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