Events

June 2017 Events

Compiled by Zoe Kirkland

Get outside and enjoy the warmer weather! June’s shaping up to be a nice warm-up of the plethora of summer festivals coming your way in July!

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!

June 3 – Bankoku Horafuki Tall Tales Contest @ Owani Town
June 3-4 – Love Festa Gagyuuzan Festival @ Hashikami Town
June 3-18 – Chinese Peony Festival @ Towada City
June 4 – Tohoku Horsepower Competition @ Shichinohe Town
June 4 – Christ Festival @ Shingo Village
June 10 – Marine Festa in Ominato & Ominato Navy Festival @ Mutsu City
June 10 – BRA★BRA FINAL FANTASY BRASS de BRAVO 2017 with Siena Wind Orchestra @ Aomori City
June 10 – Kamikit-kat Beach Day @ Momoishi Beach, Misawa
June 17 – Okutsugaru Insect & Fire Festival @ Goshogawara City
June 17 – Hirosaki Fireworks Display @ Hirosaki City
June 17-18 – Sea Urchin Festival @ Sai Village
June 18 – Towada Horse Riding Club’s Horse Show @ Towada City
June 25 – (Nebuta Dancer) Hr. Haneto Contest @ Aomori City
June 25 – Yosakoi Tsugaru Carnival @ Hirosaki City

Tohoku Area Events
June 10 – Akita International Sumo Basho @ Akita City, Akita Prefecture

Ongoing
May 27-June 30 – Lupin Festival @ Towada City
June 17-July 23 – Japanese Iris Festival @ Towada City
June 5-October 9 – Rice Field Art @ Inakadate Village
June 9-August 31 – A-Factory Beer Terrace @ Aomori City
June 17-July 9 – Rose Festival @ Shichinohe Town
June 30-July 1 – Shinmeigu Shrine Thatch Ring Festival @ Hachinohe City
June 30-July 2 – Hirosaki Castle Dance & Performance Festival @ Hirosaki City

On the Horizon
July 1-30 – Asamushi Onsen Firefly Viewing @ Aomori City
July 8 – AJET Bai Bai Beaches @ Asamushi Beach, Aomori City
July 9 – Tanesashi Coast Tourism Festival (w/ evening fireworks!) @ Hachinohe City

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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