Kanto Festival

 
Address Akita City Kanto Odori
Access 10 minutes walk from Akita Station
Outline This is one of the three major festivals in the Tohoku region. Countless glowing lanterns strung on bamboo poles waver like the ears of rice plants in this stunning festival (held in Akita on August 3-6).
Inquiries Akita Kanto Executive Committee TEL 018-888-5602
URL http://www.kantou.gr.jp/