Sakata Hiyoriyama Park Sakura Festival

Sakata Hiyoriyama Park Sakura Festival さかたひよりやまこうえんさくらまつり
Famous spot of cherry tree "Hiyoriyama Park"
Hiyoriyama Park known as famous spot of cherry tree is chosen as 100 selections of Japanese city parks.
Sakura Festival is started in 1981 in Hiyoriyama Park, and approximately 400 cherry trees including Yoshino cherry tree are in full glory.
During festival period, junk with a capacity for one thousand koku of rice or hexagon lighthouse are lighted up, and bombori turns on in garden, too and is full of many crowds as there is stall.

[Events contents]

◇Drum performance in front of the north
     21st Saturday 1:30 p.m. ~  ※Rain out

◇Firefighting musical band concert
     22nd Sunday 1:30 p.m. ~  ※Rain out

◆shudenkoryokokoshodobushodo performance (plan)
     22nd Sunday 2:15 p.m. ~ (plan)  ※Rain out

◇We light up bomborino
     From 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. during Sakura Festival period

  • Name Sakata Hiyoriyama Park Sakura Festival
  • Schedule From the beginning of April to the middle
  • Date Saturday, April 14, 2018
    ~ Wednesday, April 25, 2018
  • Location 1-127 Minamishin-machi, Sakata-shi
  • Contact information Sakata Tourism and Product Association
  • Phone number 0234-24-2233
  • Admission Free
  • Access It is approximately six minutes by car from JR Uetsu Main Line Sakata Station
    It is approximately five minutes on Kotobukicho getting off, foot by Shonai Kotsu bus from JR Uetsu Main Line Sakata Station for five minutes
    From Sakata Interchange of Nihon-kai Tohoku Express way: 17 min by car
  • Parking lot 70
    We are going to open the Shinto shrine side close to port only on Saturday and Sunday
    ※In the case of no vacancies, please use wharf

    Available for motorcoach
  • Remarks There is change by the flowering situation of cherry tree during period, too
Access Map
[Last updated] March 16, 2018
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