Jul/27, 2019 Lake Tazawa Dragon Festival3.7
from 7/27 '19 to 7/27 '19
Lake Tazawa is located east of Akita City, a deep blue body of water surrounded by mountains.The colour changes over the year from sapphire blue, to what could be described as jade green.It is Japan’s deepest lake at 423.4m and has a diameter of 6km.
Lake Tazawa Dragon Festival represents mysterious legend Tatsuko's reunion with Hachiro-Taro, her lover in Lake Hachirogata. People carry two dragon floats for peace of the Lake Tazawa.
In addition, about 700 fireworks display on the lake is held. You can also buy a local foods there.
Date: July 27 (Sat)
Address: Haruyama, Tazawako, Senboku City, Akita Prefecture
Access: about 12mins by bus from JR Tazawako Station, and get off the "Tazawako kohan" stop
Purpose,parade,Traditional folk,night view,nature,fireworks of Japan,sightseeing
Airport/Sta.Tazawako Sta. (about 4.2km) Google Transit