The 62nd Dakigaeri Valley Autumn Leaves Festival


Dakigaeri Autumn Leaves Festival Schedule / Overview

October 10th (Thursday) to November 10th (Sunday), the first year of Reiwa

Dakigaeri Valley is called Yabakei in the Tohoku region and is a famous place for fresh greenery and autumn leaves.
You can easily take a walk and the view from "Kami no Iwahashi" is superb! It is crowded with many tourists every year.
There are plenty of events during the autumn leaves festival!

Notice about Typhoon No. 19

Due to the influence of Typhoon No. 19, the Dakigaeri promenade was closed from 4 pm on Saturday, October 12th.

After 13:50 on October 20th (Sun), the promenade was opened to "Dakigaeri Shrine-Kami no Iwahashi-Dakigaeri Headworks (200 meters in front of Mikaeri Falls)".

* It is not possible to pass to Mikaeri Falls.

As soon as future information is decided, we will continue to provide it on our website, etc. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we appreciate your understanding and cooperation.

Notice of event cancellation

On October 13th (Sun), the entertainment performance and tea ceremony of the Soya Fan Ball will be cancelled.

▽ Event schedule ▽

・ Safety prayer festival (shinji)

October 10th (Thursday) 11: 00-
Place: In front of Dakigaeri Shrine (when it rains: the floor of the god president)

・ Performing arts (may be canceled in case of rain)

October 13th (Sun) Noon-Souya Fan Ball ( Cancelled )
October 19th (Sat) noon-Kinuko Takahashi
October 20th (Sun) 15: 00- Neji (comedy combination from Akita prefecture)
October 26th (Sat) Noon-Souya Fan Ball
October 27 (Sun) noon-Kamidai Performing Arts Preservation Society
November 2nd (Sat) noon-Kamidai Performing Arts Preservation Society

・ Tea ceremony [Tamakawa Enshu style Masaki company (Shinkei Masaki)]

Date and time: October 13th (Sun) ( cancelled ), 20th (Sun), 27th (Sun) 10: 00-15: 00
* Canceled in case of rain Place: Canyon Garden Participation fee: 300 yen

・ Gathering for walking in the valley (recruiting participants)

Date and time: Sunday, October 27 (light rain decisive action) 10: 00-14: 00
Recruitment: 30 people (first-come-first-served basis)
Participation fee: 1,500 yen (advance application)
* Please have your own lunch.
Application: Semboku City Tazawako Tourist Information Center "Forake" Phone 0187-43-2111

・ Kamidai power plant open to the public

Date and time: Saturday, October 19th and Sunday, October 20th
1st time 11: 00 ~ / 2nd time 14: 00 ~
Meeting place: In front of Kamidai power plant (guided by staff)
Recruitment capacity: 20 people each time (first-come-first-served basis, some people can be on the day)
Participation fee: Free Application: Lake Tazawako Tourist Information Center, Semboku City "Forake" Phone 0187-43-2111

▽ Transportation access ▽

5 minutes by car from the vicinity of Route 46 Kamiyo
15 minutes by taxi from JR Kakunodate Station
20 minutes by taxi from JR Tazawako Station

▽ Parking fee ▽

There is a charge for parking during the autumn leaves festival.
Ordinary car: 300 yen Large car: 1,000 yen

▽ Shuttle bus service ▽

Lake Tazawa / Kakunodate Tour Pass Shuttle Bus (1 day unlimited ride)
Buses run from Kakunodate Station / Tazawako Station to the Autumn Foliage Festival venue from October 12th (Sat) to November 10th (Sun).
* October 13th (Sun) will be suspended all day due to the impact of Typhoon No. 19.
Adults (junior high school students and above) 1,000 yen / Children (elementary school students) 500 yen For details, please see the download tour pass leaflet below.

【contact information】

Semboku City Tourism Division Phone: 0187-43-3352
Semboku City Tazawako Tourist Information Center "Forake" Phone: 0187-43-2111
Semboku City Tourist Information Center "Kakunodate Ekimaezo" Phone: 0187-54-2700
Nishiki Town Tourism Association Phone: 0187-42-8480

Event information