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