Month: August 2022

Hanagasa Festival

Yamagata Hanagasa Festival

The Yamagata Hanagasa Festival is Yamagata's biggest festival, and one of the four great festivals of the Tohoku region!

Yamagata Safflower

Yamagata Safflower

Yamagata Safflower, also known as "Benibana" is the symbolic flower of Yamagata Prefecture and is ingrained deeply in Yamagata culture.