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Hanyu Cherry Blossom Festival | HANYU

March 23 - April 6

Free
Hanyu Cherry blossom festival kasai irrigation canal

The 2019 Hanyu Cherry blossom festival will be on from March 23rd until April 6th. 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 by lanterns. It is a relatively small event with around 2000 people attending annually. Food is only available on select days.

Hanyu cherry blossom festival
From the official Hanyu City tourism site

The main event during that time is on March 31st 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 pm, to the first 200 people in line. They also have an all-you-can-grab sweet event from 2 pm. For 100 yen you can take as many sweets / candy as you can fit in the bag they provide you with. This event is held near the Sakura Bridge. It is limited to about 100 customers.

Hanyu Cherry Blossom Festival
From the official tourism site

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

The canal is about a 10 minute walk from Hanyu Station.

There is parking.

Official Event website

First published 2017, republished March 2nd 2019

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Details

Start:
March 23
End:
April 6
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Kasai Irrigation Canal
1 Chome Higashi
Hanyū-shi,, Saitama-ken 348-0052 Japan
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