“Hokuto City Akeno Sunflower Festival 2019”, where 600,000 sunflowers bloom, starts this year on July 20!

At Yatsugatake, you can see a variety of scenery from season to season. Hokuto City, Yamanashi Prefecture hosts the “Hokuto City Akeno Sunflower Festival” where 600,000 sunflowers bloom every year.

Sunflowers are planted in the area that spreads in front of the Yamanashi Flower Center Heidi Village, adding color to the summer landscape. This year’s event will be held for about one month from July 20 to August 18.

A total of three venues, including the main venue, the Asao Nitta venue, and the rural park venue, are prepared, and the fields at each venue will be in full bloom. Immediately after the start, there are some fields in the main venue and the Asao Nitta venue and the aim.

The lights will also be lit up in mid-August. Daytime sunflowers are of course beautiful, but sunflowers blooming under the starry sky show another beauty.

Admission to Hokuto City Akeno Sunflower Festival is free, but parking is charged. A regular car costs 500 yen, a bus costs 3000 yen, and motorcycles are free of charge, so please prepare according to the means of transportation.

Please come and enjoy the summer event where you can enjoy the spectacularly gorgeous scenery!

[Hokuto City Akano Sunflower Festival 2019]

Holding period
July 20 (Sat)-August 18 (Sun), 2019
8: 00-17: 00
* During the mid-August light-up period, light up from sunset to 21:00
A special venue in Akeno, Hokuto City (5664 Asao, Akano-cho, Hokuto City, Yamanashi Prefecture / opposite the village of Flower Center Heidi, Yamanashi Prefecture)
Free / paid parking

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Hokuto City Akeno Sunflower Festival 2019 – Hoshimori City, Tsukimiri (Hokuto City, Yamanashi) Official Site