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Kounosu Flower Festival | KOUNOSU

May 13, 2017 @ 09:00 - May 28, 2017 @ 16:00

Poppies, roses and other flowers at various locations in Konosu. They are holding special events on the weekends. The poppy field in Konosu is the largest in Japan at 12.5 hectares. There are an estimated 30,000,000 poppies in bloom.

Image from the official website

May 13th, 14th, 20th and 21st: Open Garden with performances scheduled each day.

May 13th to 21st: Hanahisa No Sato Rose Festival with events on the 13th, 14th, 20th and 21st.

May 20th to 28th: Poppy Festival at Japan’s largest poppy field with special events on the 20th, 21st, 27th and 28th. There will be stage and live performances each day.  There will be a small mascot event on the 27th and 28th of which the 27th will have the most mascots visiting.

Between May 20th and 23rd they have a hiking event.

Full line up on the Konosu 2017 flower festival flyers (PDF).

Here is a personal account of the festival in English (I have no affiliation to this blog):

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May 13, 2017 @ 09:00
May 28, 2017 @ 16:00
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Poppy Happy Square
Konosu, Saitama Prefecture 365-0044 Japan
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