Hirosaki Sakura Matsuri Hirosaki, Japan April 23 – May 5
Festivals are held throughout Japan from January through May to celebrate the beauty of the cherry blossoms. The blooms pop earlier in the southern cities and move north as the temperatures warm. Hirosaki has one of Japan’s most stunning displays with over 2,600 trees around the Hirosaki Castle Park. Nshiobori boats are available for viewing, and the park is lit up from 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM.
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