Apr/21/2019 Shiroijuku Double Cherry Blossom Festival

Sightseeing information about Apr/21/2019 Shiroijuku Double Cherry Blossom Festival in Japan.

Apr/21/2019 Shiroijuku Double Cherry Blossom Festival3.5

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 from 4/21 '19 to 4/21 '19


Shiroi Juku is a historic post town located in Gunma Prefecture, about 2 hours away from Tokyo area. Shiroi Juku has seen many travelers since the Middle Ages and there are still traditional old storehouses in the town. On spring, about 100 double cherry trees are in full bloom along the street.The festival has a samurai warrior procession where participants dress in the garb of warriors, Rokusai market with local farm and specialty products for sale, and Yayoi-no-Kuhai where spring poems are read aloud. The historic townscape of the white-painted storehouses, samurai procession(Musha Gyoretsu), and beautiful double cherry blossoms create such an extraordinary scenes of Shiroi Juku.
Come experience this unique and exciting festival in Shiroijuku along with the beautiful double-flowered cherry blossoms that will be at their finest !

Date: April 21(Sun), 2019
Samurai Warrior Procession: 10:30 - 12:00
Rokusai Market: 9:00 - 15:00
Yayoi-no-Kukai(Haiku poetry reading): 9:00 - 15:00

Access: 40 mins by walk from Shibukawa station, or you may catch the bus.

PurposeFestivals,,parade,Seasonal Flowers,cherry blossom viewing,shrine/temple,sightseeing
Airport/Sta.Shibukawa sta. (about 2.5km) Google Transit


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Amazing old world Japan street.

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