44th Annual Kasama Azalea Festival

When: April 18 – May 10, 8am – 6pm
Where: Kasama Azalea Park (Kasama Tsutsuji Kōen), Kasama (Kasama-shi Kasama 616-7)
Cost: 500 yen admission to the park – free for persons with a shōgaisha techō (also admits one caregiver) and children under middle school age

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See around 8,500 azaleas of a number of varieties in bloom during the Kasama Azalea Festival. The Kasama Azalea Park encompasses around 7 hectares and the azaleas temporarily turn the hillside brilliant red. During Golden Week a number of events will be held in the park.

Check out the beautiful scenery in this video.

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