Samurai Festival in Date Hokkaido
Aug 3 - Aug 4
This festival is THE BIGGEST annual celebration in Date City, Hokkaido. Started in 1973, this festival celebrates the Samurai roots of Date (伊達市), home of HOKKAIDian Homestead.
Here are some of major events during the 2-day festival:
- The Float Parade on the evening of Aug 3
- Sumurai March on the afternoon Aug 4
Besides these attractions, of course there will also lots of food, drinks, games and live performance at the Festival Plaza setup at the Date Culture Center Park
This is a local event not organized by HOKKAIDian Homestead. Please click in link to find more information.