Wakasa

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Wakasa (若桜町, Wakasa-chō) is a town located in Yazu District, Tottori Prefecture, Japan.As of 2016, the town has an estimated population of 3,209 and a density of 16 persons per km². The total area is 199.31 square kilometres (76.95 sq mi). Wakasa, located deep in the Chūgoku Mountains, is 95% mountainous. The population of Wakasa is primarily located in mountain villages in a line from the southeast to northwest of the town. Most of the population is located along the Hattō River or its small tributaries.The town hosts an annual 'Yukigassen', an organised snowball fighting tournament in which up to fifty teams participate. The winners win a trip to participate in the Hokkaido grand tournament.

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