Funagata Waka-ayu Festival

Funagata Waka-ayu Festival ふながたわかあゆまつり
Enjoy the perfect balance of “shape, flavor, and smell” of Matsubara Ayu [sweetfish]"
Once Ayu fishing begins on July 1, Oguni River is all about Ayu.
The festival is well warmed up with various events such as Wasshoi Parade and Catch-Ayu-with-hands Game for Kids.
“Matsubara Ayu” from Funagata is a gem with perfect balance of “shape, flavor, and smell.”
Booth where you can try salted grilled sweetfish and sweetfish rice, booth for local product from town, and booth for product interchange of friendship cities are on the site.
20,000 sweetfishes are consumed only in two days.
Information
  • Name Funagata Waka-ayu Festival
  • Date Saturday, September 8, 2018
    ~ Sunday, September 9, 2018
  • Time Both days 9:00am~
  • Location Funagata-machi Ayu Park Funagata
    (12, Funagata, Funagata-machi, Mogami-gun riverbank)
  • Contact information Funagata Waka-ayu Festival Jikko-iinkai Jimukyoku
  • Phone number 0233-32-2111
  • URL http://www.town.funagata.yamagata.jp/bunya/wakaayu/
  • Access From JR Ou Main Line Funagata Station: 5 min by car
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[Last updated] August 20, 2018
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