Events

July 2017 Events

Compiled by Zoe Kirkland

The temperature is rising, so get out and make the most of Aomori’s busy summer events calendar! If you’ll be sticking around into the new JET year, start saving the dates for August’s regional welcome events!

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!

July 1-2 – Oirase Roman Park Festival @ Towada City
July 1-2 – Goshogawara Japanese Iris Murmuring Stream Festival @ Goshogawara City
July 1-2 – Kamikita Summer Festival @ Tohoku Town
July 1-30 – Asamushi Onsen Firefly Viewing @ Aomori City
July 5 – Towada Tanabata Rally @ Towada City
July 8 – AJET Bai Bai Beaches @ Asamushi Beach, Aomori City
July 8 – Hirosaki Bar-Gai (outdoor bar crawl) @ Hirosaki City
July 8 – Firefly & Spring Water Festival @ Yokohama Town
July 8-9 – Firefly Festival @ Nakadomari Town
July 8-9 – Jakkudo Festival @ Nanbu Town
July 9 – Tanesashi Coast Tourism Festival (w/ evening fireworks!) @ Hachinohe City
July 14-17 – Hachinohe Tanabata Festival @ Hachinohe City
July 15-16 – Asamushi Onsen Nebuta Festival @ Asamushi, Aomori City
July 15-16 – Lake Towada Lake Festival @ Towada City
July 15-16 – Nakadomari Beach Soccer Tournament @ Nakadomari Town
July 16 – Classic Car Club Aomori Meeting in Komise @ Kuroishi City
July 16 – Romantopia Dance Contest Star Festival in Souma @ Hirosaki City
July 16 – Sotogahama Harbour Festival @ Sotogahama Town
July 20-24 – Osorezan Grand Festival @ Mutsu City
July 21-22 – Rokunohe Summer Festival @ Rokunohe Town
July 22-23 – Tohoku Lake Festival (with Saturday night fireworks!) @ Tohoku Town
July 22-30 – Firefly Viewing in Risokyo (weekend days only) @ Towada City
July 23 – Nuruyu Onsen Ushiju Festival @ Kuroishi City
July 23 – Misawa Ogawarako Lake Festival @ Misawa City
July 28-30 – Misawa Tanabata Festival @ Misawa City
July 29 – Nango Summer Jazz Festival @ Hachinohe City
July 30 – Hashikami Ichigo-ni Festival @ Hashikami Town

Ongoing
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 17-July 23 – Japanese Iris Festival @ Towada City
June 30-July 1 – Shinmeigu Shrine Thatch Ring Festival @ Hachinohe City
June 30-July 2 – Hirosaki Castle Dance & Performance Festival @ Hirosaki City
June 30-July 2 – Aomori TKG Festival (Raw Egg on Rice Festival) @ Aomori City
July 21-August 17 – Owani Onsen Summer Festival @ Owani Town
July 30 – Kuroishi Neputa Gathering @ Kuroishi City
July 30-August 5 – Kuroishi Neputa Festival @ Kuroishi City
July 31-August 5- Hachinohe Sansha Taisai @ Hachinohe City

On the Horizon
August 1 – Asamushi Onsen Fireworks Display @ Aomori City
August 1-7 – Hirosaki Neputa @ Hirosaki City
August 2 – Kagami-Style Kiba Dakyu (Ancient Japanese Polo) @ Hachinohe City
August 2-7 – Aomori Nebuta @ Aomori City
August 4 – Hirosaki Neputa Meetup (Organised by RRs) @ Hirosaki City
August 4-8 – Goshogawara Tachineputa @ Goshogawara City
August 5 – Aomori Nebuta Festival Block 1 Meetup @ Aomori City
August 8 – Goshogawara Tachineputa Meetup @ Goshogawara City

On the Horizon – Welcome Parties
(Contact local RRs for event details!)
August 11 – East Tsugaru Welcome Event @ Aomori City
August 11 – Sanpachi Welcome Dinner @ Viking Tei, Hachinohe City
August 11/12 – NW & SC Tsugaru Beach Event @ Hamanasu Park, Ajigasawa Town
September 2 – Kamikita Welcome Dinner @ Towada City
September 2 – Shimokita Welcome Party @ TBD

 


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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