Introducing events held in conjunction with cherry blossom viewing
We will introduce events that adults and children can enjoy and festivals where you can experience elegant cherry blossom viewing. Stage shows and food stalls should be more exciting than usual under the cherry blossoms in full bloom!
Hatsukaichi Sakura Festival (Hatsukaichi City)
A citizen festival where you can enjoy the feeling of cherry blossom viewing
The biggest festival in Hatsukaichi city held every year on Sunday in early April. A stage show will be held at the Shohoku Grand at the event venue, and you can enjoy the feeling of cherry blossom viewing while enjoying the gourmet food of the stalls. Just beside the venue, the rows of cherry blossoms on the Sumiyoshi embankment are spectacular enough! The light will light up on the bonbori around the time of sunset.
Anno Flower Festival (Akiota Town)
There are lots of events that the whole family can enjoy!
In spring, in addition to cherry blossoms, peaches and forsythia flowers bloom at Yasuno Hana no Eki Park. There are plenty of events where families can be excited, such as the opening of diesel cars that used to operate on the former JR Kabe Line and the operation of trolley trains! It is a festival crowded with many cherry blossom viewers, with delicious food and vegetable fairs held in the stall village.
Sea and Island History Museum Sakura Festival (Osakikamijima Town)
Enjoy a different style of cherry blossom viewing
The spring festival of Osakikamijima-cho is held at the “Sea and Island History Museum,” where the birthplace of Keisuke Mochizuki, Minister of the Interior in the early Showa period, was renovated as a museum. You can enjoy tasteful cherry blossom viewing by having matcha while listening to the koto and shinobue performances.