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2018 Tohoku Michi no Eki (Service Station) Stamp Rally

  • 2018 Tohoku Michi no Eki (Service Station) Stamp Rally

Visit any ‘Michi no Eki’ Service Station in the Tohoku area and collect special stamps to win prizes. A total of 160 stations for you to check out!
Why not come visit and win some prizes?


Period: Sat. April 14th 2018 – Tue. 15th January 2019 

2018.04.18:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[観光情報(English)]

Matsugasaki Park Cherry Blossom Light Up

  • Matsugasaki Park Cherry Blossom Light Up

 Yonezawa has started to turn pink with the coming of the cherry blossoms!

You can enjoy the beautiful sakura in the evenings as well as every night until golden week the area around the Uesugi-jinja shrine will be lit up.

Light Up Period:

Thur. April 12th – Golden week

Matsugasaki Park (Uesugi Shrine) 

992-0052 Yonezawa City Maru no Uchi 1-4
*Please note changes may occur due to cherry blossom conditions.

2018.04.18:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[観光情報(English)]

Kitamura Park Cherry Blossom Light Up

  • Kitamura Park Cherry Blossom Light Up

The area around Kitamura Park will be illuminated at night time, come see the beautiful cherry blossoms during the evenings.

Light Up Period:

Fri 14th April – Golden Week

18:00 – 22:30

Kitamura Park

992-0012 Yonezawa City Kanaike 4 Chome

* Please note changes may occur due to cherry blossom conditions.

2018.04.18:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[観光情報(English)]

Uesugi Hakushaku-tei Snow Lantern Event

  • Uesugi Hakushaku-tei Snow Lantern Event

Uesugi Hakushaku-tei Earl house is running a special event to run alongside the Uesugi Snow Lantern Festival.

Only available for 4 days! Special seats with a beautiful view of the snow!

Come visit the winter wonderland that is the Uesugi Snow Lantern festival and enjoy delicious traditional Japanese food.

Period: Fri. 9th Feb – Mon. 12th
17:00-19:00

 

Location: Uesugi Hakushaku-tei Earl House (Uesugi Memorial Hall)

Yonezawa City Maru-no-uchi 1-3-60

TEL: 0238-21-5121
Southbound from Uesugi Shrine

 

Info: Special Snow Seating 5,400 Yen (Including Tax)
Yonezawa Traditional Menu & Yonezawa Beef Nabe

*Reservations needed, be sure to reserve soon to not miss out.

2018.02.05:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[観光情報(English)]

13th Mt. Nadera ‘Kankan Watari’ Hiking

A mountain trek only possible in the winter where you travel over deep snow. Those who are up for trekking for around 3 to 4 hours should sign up to witness beautiful winter landscapes.

DateSun. March 4th

Schedule: Atago Community Center (8am arrive) ~ Jizoen (8:30 start)

Summit (11:00), Lunch (12:00 return down) Jizoen (14:00 finish)

Clothing: Comfortable attire, winter boots, gloves, hat, leggings, sunglasses, towel (snowshoe, skis not necessary)

Please  Bring: Warm Clothes(Anorak etc.),Lunch、Drinks

Fee: 500(Insurance, Participation Prize, Surprise)

Applications: Yamagata Newspaper Mr Kato Shinichi (21-4545

2018.02.02:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[観光情報(English)]