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CANCELLED Festival at Takao Sakura Park | KITAMOTO
April 4 @ 10:00 - April 5 @ 15:00Free
The 2020 Kitamoto Cherry Blossom Festival at Takao Sakura Park has been cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns.
The Cherry Blossom Festival at Takao Sakura Park in Kitamoto is popular among locals during the cherry blossom season. There are about 200 cherry blossom trees of 30 different varieties. Please note there is no playground equipment in this park.
There are food stalls available at the cherry blossom festival and they have local gourmet as well as festival food.
There will be live stage performances. They usually have a taiko performance. Last year they had an “experience corner” for kids and a bingo competition too.
Cherry Blossom Festival layout
Takao Sakura Park access
It takes about 35 minutes to walk from JR Takasaki Line’s Kitamoto Station. You can get a bus from the station which takes about 10 minutes.
By car it is about 4 kilometers from the Okegawa-Kitamoto Interchange of the Ken-o expressway. Parking for about 140 cars. More information and photos here (Japanese).
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Events by their very nature are tentative. Please do check with the official sources for any last minute changes due to weather or other mitigating factors.