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Hanyu Cherry Blossom Festival | HANYU
March 24, 2018 @ 08:00 - April 7, 2018 @ 17:00
The 2018 Hanyu Cherry blossom festival will be on from March 24th until April 7th. During this time the stunning and mature cherry blossoms along the Kasai Irrigation Canal will be lit up daily (weather and other conditions prevailing) from 6 pm to 10 pm. It is a relatively small event with around 2000 people attending annually. Food is only available on select days.
The main event during that time is on April 1st from 10 am to 3 pm, beside Sakura bridge. There will be some mascots there for people to take their photo with. Kiyasse Hanyu will have some stalls there. They give out free flowers in the afternoon for a short period, around 1.30 pm, to the first 200 people in line.
There are other cherry blossom events in Hanyu during the period. For more events in Saitama this spring please see the Saitama Events Calendar.
Hanyu Cherry Blossom Festival Access
10 minute walk from Hanyu Station.
There is parking.