Lake Akan Spring Festival 2019Lake Akan Spring Festival 2019
April 29th (Mon)
Lake Akan Spring Festival takes place on Feb. 29th. The opening ceremony includes a ritual prayer for safety cruise, brass band performance, tape cutting, cruise boat ticket giveaways, and more. One lucky spectator is selected to play an important role of the ceremony to celebrate the first launch of the year. The local foods tasting is always very popular, featuring dishes such as " wakasagi" lake smelt tempura.