It is said it always rains during Daruma Festival held on April 12 and 13. Worshippers come to pray to ward off fire accidents and sickness such as a cold, and to wish for prosperous business.
- Hoshitsuji Shrine Daruma Festival
- Date and Time:
- April 12-13
- Hoshitsuji Shrine
- About 15 minutes from Akita Station on foot.