Upcoming events and festivals information
Here we guide for the events, festivals, seasonal flowers and more for
this month and next month. If you have a plan to visit the area, don't
Enjoy the fantastic world of illuminations!!
An award winning winter illumination event "Shonan no Hoseki
" ([湘南の宝石] means Jewel of Shonan) is held until Feb.18.
It is one of the biggest winter illumination event around Tokyo area, and lit up most of major spots in the island such as Sea Candle observation lighthouse, Samuel Cocking Garden, Kamegaoka Square, Nakatsunomiya Square, Ryuren no Kane (Lover's Hill).
Also 4 stations of Enoden Line (Enoshima, Kamakura Koko Mae, Hase and Kamakura)
and Katase-Enoshima Station of Odakyu Line are illuminated same period.
Tulips are in full bloom in mid-winter
20,000 tulips are in full bloom at Samuel Cocking Garden on top of Enoshima Island now! It is expected to continue to bloom until the end of January
These tulips are illuminated at night.
Now the best season to see Mt.Fuji!
In winter days, sky becomes clear and it is the best season to see the
beautiful snow-capped white Mt.Fuji in the area eapecially at the morning
and late afternoon.
We are offering you the nice viewing spots in the area. Please see more
detail for Mt.Fuji viewing spot guide
Cherry blossom (Sakura) season is coming soon!
Do you know? there are twice a year of cherry blossom season on Enoshima Island.
The first of them will start soon in the middle of February.
You will able to see dark-pink colored Kawazu-zakura flowers at Kamegaoka Square on top of the island.
As for the common cherry trees, flowering about May.25 is expected in Enoshima
and Kamakura area.
Check our recommended cherry blossom spot
list in the area.