Kiyoku Cherry Blossom Festival

Each year in spring Kuki City have an one day cherry blossom festival in the Kiyoku Industrial estate, where there is a 700 meter row of beautiful mature cherry blossom trees. It is one of the famous cherry blossom viewing spots in Kuki City. One of the highlights of this festival is the large display of classic cars under a tunnel of mature sakura. Vintage cars and vintage cherry blossoms is quite a magical mix! Moreover, the festival is very lively with lots of entertainment, including different dance and musical performances.

Kiyoku Cherry Blossom Festival

The 2024 Kiyoku Cherry Blossom Festival is on this Sunday, April 7th, from 10 am to 3 pm. Apart from the classic cars, you can enjoy drum and flute performances by local elementary school students. There is also a performance by the Junior High School brass band. They will have other stage performances and songs. There is a ‘children’s plaza’ too and they even have free popcorn for kids. In addition, there are food and festival stalls.

Information

Event: Kiyoku Cherry Blossom Festival 2024 第31回清久さくらまつり

Date: Sunday April 7th 2024

Time: from 10 am to 3 pm.

Cost: there is no admission fee

Venue: Kiyoku Sakura Street 清久さくら通り, Kuki, Saitama 346-0035. View on Google Maps.

Access

A bus goes from the West exit of Kuki Station on the JR Utsunomiya Line and Tobu Isesaki line. Take a bus bound for Shobu Nakabashi 「菖蒲仲橋」and get off the bus at Kiyoku Nokyo-mae 「清久農協前」. The festival is close to the bus stop. If you are coming by car you can use the West Kominkan or Kiyoku Elementary School for parking on the day (subject to availability). The nearest Interchange is the Kuki Interchange on the Tohoku Expressway.

Official event page on the Kuki City website.

Other events on this weekend in Saitama Prefecture.

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