Seasonal features in Mikasa
SpringMay: Ume, Japanese plum trees bloom all together in Mikasa Asuka Umenomori (plum-grove park)
Mid May: Mikasa Ume Festival
SummerMikasa Hokkai Bon Odori, a dance festival specialty of summer. “Hokkai Bon Uta” is a famous song for Bon Odori that originated in Mikasa.
August 13 to 15: Mikasa Hokkai Bon Odori Festival
Venue: Chuo Kouen (Park)
AutumnDon’t miss the breathtaking beauty of the red and yellow leaves on the mountains. Mid October: Mikasa Katsurazawa Koyo Festival (Autumn color festival)
Venue: Katsurazawako Lakeside