The Cherry Seed Spitting World Grand Prix
Yamagata Prefecture boasts 70% of Japan’s cherry production, with the prefecture’s Higashine City, located just west of Sendai, producing the most in Japan. Why not give cherry picking in Higashine City a try?
|Access||Nearest train station is Sakuranbo-Higashine, JR Yamagata Shinkansen(*bullet train) Line (10 minute taxi ride)|
|Address||(Event place: Higashine Shimin Taikukan) 1119-1 Higashine Otsu, Higashine city, Yamagata pref.|
＊Projected opening date: Usually in mid-June (varies depending on the year)
- The facilities and stores introduced have implemented measures against coronavirus such as alcohol disinfection, ventilation, and partitioning.
- Please wear a mask, disinfect your hands, and cooperate with social distancing when you use the facilities and stores.