Cherry Blossom Festival in Maruoka Castle
(Fukui :Annual Events)
Maruyama Castle, which has the nation's oldest donjon, is surrounded by Kasumiga-jo Park. The park is famous for its 400 Someiyoshino cherry trees and is ranked as one of the 100 most famous cherry blossom landscapes. A karaoke contest and concert of popular songs are held during the festival.
|Date(s)||April 1 to 20|
|Address||Kasumigajo Park and Fureai Hiroba: Kasumi-cho, Maruoka-cho|
|Access||Accessible from Maruoka-jo bus stop, which can be reached from JR Fukui Station by Keifuku bus bound for Honmaruoka.Five minutes by car from Maruoka Interchange on the Hokuriku Expressway.|