The Yamagata Snow Festival
The Yamagata Snow Festival is an annual event in Sagae City in Yamagata Prefecture featuring a small display of snow sculptures, performances, foodstalls, and a firework show against the frozen fields of Sagae.
This festival takes place during the first weekend of February at the Mogamifurusato Park next to the Mogami River.
Note that the firework festival will only take place on February 1st starting at 7:00pm.
This festival is held annually at the start of February, the date for the 2020 Yamagata Snow Festival is below.
January 31st, February 1st, and February 2nd
〒991-0041 Yamagata, Sagae, 市大字寒河江字山西甲1269
Entry to the festival and performances are free.
There are a wide variety of vendors for games and food with varied prices.
One of the many street vendors