Snow in Edo Style Town
Ouchijuku Snow Festival (大内宿雪まつり) is one of the unique and interesting snow festivals happens in Shimogo, Fukushima Prefecture. It is held at the weekend of the middle of February. Ouchijuku is one of the best traditional towns with many classic houses. During the festival, those classic houses will be covered with a beautiful snow. In the festival, there are many events and performance you can enjoy and many food stands, restaurants, and gift shops will be open. At night, the snow lantern towers will be lit by candles and there are fireworks. The flash lights of the fireworks lit the traditional houses with snow beautifully.
There are parking and restroom.
Many shops close around 5 p.m.
Mostly, the 2nd weekend of Feb.
0. at Aizu-Wakamatsu Line
1. use Aizu Line to Yunogami Onsen Station.
2. use the local bus to Ouchi Juku.