Festivals & Events

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?

Admission
none
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.