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Kakunodate Cherry Blossom Festival 2023

角館の桜まつり 2023


April 20th (Thursday) - May 5th (Friday - Holiday)
*A pre-event will be held from April 15th (Sat) to 19th (Wed).
*Please note that the contents may be changed or canceled depending on the infection status of the new coronavirus and the policies of the country, prefecture, city, etc.

Event details

●Events scheduled during the period

▶・Illumination of cherry blossoms at night

・Period 4/15-5/5 (from pre-opening to the end of the Cherry Blossom Festival)
・Bukeyashiki Street (LED light up) 17:30-22:00
・Hinokinai River Embankment 17:30-24:00 *Between Unosaki Bridge and Uchikawa Bridge
* Specially sponsored lighting up downstream from Yokocho Bridge

▶・Other related events

Event information will be updated from time to time.

● Reiwa traffic regulation information

▶Pedestrian paradise

・Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays during the event period for a total of 7 days (4/22.4/23.4/29.4/30.5/3.5/4.5/5)

● About the parking lot

・Sakura-Namiki Paking lot[Paid] (Open from 4/1)

① 4/20~4/30…8:30~16:30 (priority for large buses)
16:30-22:00 (Large buses and regular cars mixed)

② 5/1~5/7…8:30~16:30

・Bukeyashiki Street Temporary Parking Lot (Former Kakudaka Ground Parking Lot) [Paid]
April 14th to May 7th: 7:30-22:00

・Other free temporary parking lots
Kakunodate Higashi Community Center, Ochiai Stadium, JA Akita Obako Kakunodate General Branch.

Hinokinai River/Tamagawa Riverbed (Kojo Bridge to Ochiai River Park) Use of the riverbed

  • No entry restrictions.
  • We do not regulate eating and drinking.
  • Please use it with safety in mind.

We will post flyers for "Kakunodate Cherry Blossom Festival 2023" as soon as they become available.

Please cooperate with measures against new coronavirus infections such as hand washing, gargling, hand disinfection, social distancing, and avoidance of the three Cs.

For more information, please visit the official website of Semboku City ▼
"Event Information" "Kakunodate Cherry Blossom Festival (2023)"

Contact information

Kakunodate Tourism Event Executive Committee (Semboku City Tourism Division) Phone: 0187-43-3352

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Event information