Festivals of Japan

Events across Japan. A collection ranging from traditional to seasonal offerings.

Takada Castle Site Park Cherry Blossom Festival - Niigata

One of five major flower festivals in the world!

Takada Castle Site Park Cherry Blossom Festival
The Takada Castle Site Park Cherry Blossom Festival is one of the three major spring events in Japan, and is the largest spring event in Joetsu City when one can admire the beautiful views of cherry blossoms at night. It has even been featured on CNN’s tourism website as one of the “5 blooming great flower festivals” in the world.

Event Dates End March–Early April *Timings may differ depending on the state of bloom of the cherry trees
Event Details March 29–April 12, 2023
*Some events are brought forward or extended according to the flowering status of the cherry trees.
*Please check the offical website for event updates and other details.
Official site https://joetsukankonavi.jp
Location (venue) Takada Castle Site Park
Address 44-1 Motoshiro-cho, Joetsu-shi, Niigata
Venue website http://joetsukankonavi.jp/spot.php?id=20
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Region Chubu
Category Illumination, Nature

Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.

update: Feb.27.2023

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