19th Yokoyama Sakura Festival

19th Yokoyama Sakura Festival

The 2024th Yokoyama Cherry Blossom Festival will be held on March 3, 30 (Saturday) at the Yokoyama Cherry Blossom Garden in the Forest of Creation.

A variety of events will be held at the venue, including folk dances, health exercises, cherry blossom concerts, hula dancing, erhu performances, and recitations of Sunshine Cherry Blossoms.

At the Hospitality Corner, people of all ages can enjoy activities such as Aosa Soup, a children's corner, and used books to take home.

In addition, the merchandise corner sells a variety of Shima specialties such as tekone sushi and oyster rice.

Please feel free to invite your family and friends to join us.


DatesSaturday, March 2024, 3 *Postponed in case of rain
Event PlaceForest of Creation/Yokoyama Cherry Garden
(517-0501 Ugata, Ago-cho, Shima-shi, Mie 628-88)
SponsorshipYokoyama Sakura-kai/Aji Hanano-kai


10:00Opening Ceremony
10:15Folk dance, Okushima Ondo, etc. / Ugata Neighborhood Association Women's Division
10:45Health exercise presentation / Shima City Sports Voluntary Group
11:15Sakura Concert / Chorus Shima
11:50Hula Dance / Hula Mahalo Kai
12:20Erhu performance / Cynthia
13:00Recitation: Sunshine Cherry Blossoms / Yo Takano
14:00Yokoyama Sakura Festival Haiku Contest Award Ceremony

Hospitality corner

Aosa's behavior, children's fun corner, used book take-home corner

Product sales corner

tommy hill

Potted flowers/plant market/medaka

Shima Specialty Products Market

Sanma sushi, tekone sushi, oyster rice, seaweed, fried chicken, potatoes, chicken skewers, arare, etc.

regional group

Sunflower party (special miso, vegetables, strawberries)


Public transportation・Get off at Kintetsu Ugata Station. Travel by bus or taxi.
・Approximately 2.2 km from Kintetsu Shima Yokoyama Station (only local trains stop here) to the parking lot, approximately 45 minutes on foot.
(I.e.Approximately 32 minutes from Ise Expressway Ise Nishi IC via Ise Road (Prefectural Route 40)


19th Yokoyama Sakura Festival (flyer)

Useful links

Enjoy Shima