Roadside Station Gojome is famous for its traditional Gojome Morning Market with a history dating back more than 500 years. It is a rest stop full of delicious food and events.
The Gojome Morning Market is held every month on days ending with a 2, 5, 7, or 0. In addition to the morning market, there are a number of other seasonal events to enjoy, such as the Sansai Festival (mid-May), the Mushroom Festival (mid-October), and the Hot Pot Festival (mid-February).
Damako nabe is a specialty of this town. It contains a soy sauce-flavoured chicken broth, tamako (a local Akita dish of ground rice balls), chicken, and vegetables such as green onions. You can enjoy local cuisine at the restaurant Damako-an, so be sure to stop by and try it.
- Opening Times
09:00 to 17:00 (until 18:00 during the summer)
11:00 to 15:00 (until 15:30 during the summer)
[Gojome Morning Market]
08:00 to 12:00 every month on days ending with a 2, 5, 7, and 0
- About 40 minutes by car from Akita Station
About 15 minutes by car from Hachirogata Station
- Car Park
- Large vehicles: 7 spaces/Regular vehicles: 85 (3 spaces for persons with disabilities)
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