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Nihonmatsu Chrysanthemum Festival

September 27, 2019

Nihonmatsu Chrysanthemum Festival will be held at Kasumigajo Park from October 1 to November 17!

The theme of this year’s festival is “The Tale of Genji” (“Genji Monogatari"). The Tale of Genji is said to be the world's oldest full-length novel. Enjoy the elegant scenery and exquisitely decorative costumes of the chrysanthemum dolls.

As well as the chrysanthemum doll displays, there will also be booths onside showcasing local produce from Nihonmatsu, flower displays, and an area for children to play with some animals.

There will also be a variety of Autumn events being held over the course of the festival period.

Date: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - Sunday, November 17
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Place: Kasumigajo Park, Nihonmatsu City Kakunai 3-chome, Jinai
Entrance Fee: 900 yen for adults
More Information: Tourism Section, Industry Division, Nihonmatsu City Hall
Tel.: 0243-55-5122
Homepage: http://www.city.nihonmatsu.lg.jp/page/65kikuningyo.htm