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Akita City

Akita City is the prefectural capital of Akita Prefecture, located at the center of Akita Prefecture. Akita is well-known nationwide for their rice-growing fields, and this rice is used to make delicious Japanese sake, which is also famous. Akita Kanto Festival is a festival for rice-growing areas, to offer prayers for a rich harvest of the five staple grains, and as one of the festivals representing the Tohoku region, it is crowded with many visitors.

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