Events in yamagata

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Tendo Ningen Shogi

Tendo Ningen Shogi

Celine Ong

Tendo Ningen Shogi is a “Human Chess” event that occurs every April in the city of Tendo, Yamagata. Set under rows of bloomin...

Yamagata
Hanagasa Matsuri

Hanagasa Matsuri

Hannah Warren

Hanagasa Matsuri is a dance festival which originiated in Obanazawa but is now celebrated across Yamagata every summer.

Yamagata
Shinjo Matsuri

Shinjo Matsuri

Hannah Warren

Shinjo, in Yamagata, hosts this annual festival in which giant floats are paraded through the city.

Yamagata
Nanyo Chrysanthemum Festival

Nanyo Chrysanthemum Festival

Kim

The Nanyo Chrysanthemum Festival takes place from early October to mid-November every year at two venues: the Kumano Taisha S...

Yamagata
Tendo City Nabe Battle

Tendo City Nabe Battle

Kim

Now in its 27th year, the Tendo City Nabe Battle is held every winter and sees numerous restaurants fight it out – peacefully...

Yamagata
Millennium Corridor

Millennium Corridor

Kim

From late October until early December, one of the Tohoku region's most popular winter illumination events is set to take pla...

Yamagata
Japan Sea Cold Cod Festival

Japan Sea Cold Cod Festival

Kim

Cold cod soup or dongara jiru is a popular winter dish in the Shonai region of Yamagata Prefecture, and the Japan Sea Cold Co...

Yamagata

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