Community Events - October 2018
By Airman 1st Class Xiomara M. Martinez , 35th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
/ Published September 28, 2018
MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- The month of October includes nine local and regional events offering attendees opportunities to continue building partnerships among their Japanese neighbors.
Hirosaki Chrysanthemum festival
Located at the Hirosaki Castle Botanical Garden (Hirosaki Park) from Oct 19-Nov 11
Misawa Halloween Festival
Located on the Misawa main street Oct 20, 1100-1700
Tsugaru Fukaura Salmon and Beef Festival
Oct 20, 1000-1600/Oct 21, 1000-1500
Higashidori shin soba festival
This event offers visitors to try Soba from different Soba places in the village and not Soba from different villages.
Kuraishi beef festival
Oct. 6- 7, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
An autumn event celebrating harvest season with local produce sales as well as Kuraishi beef.
Ichinoseki Hiraizumi balloon festival
This festival includes hot air balloon contests and displays on Oct. 19-21, in Iwate prefecture.
[Editor's note: Links to event pages does not constitute endorsement by Misawa Air Base or the United States Air Force]