Coming to Tokyo for the gorgeous cherry blossom season? Whether you hit the blooming dates on-the-mark, or happen to be here just before or after the full bloom, there are still lots of sakura-inspired events and hanami (cherry blossom viewing) happenings around the city. So really, if you're in Tokyo in March or early April, you can still revel in all the pink festivities. Watch this list, as we'll be adding more events as we get closer to the sakura season...
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Things to do
If you’re planning to visit the ever-popular Mori Building Digital Art Museum Epson teamLab Borderless in Odaiba between now and April 30, you’re in luck. Timing couldn’t be better as the museum has some special themed lights planned in celebration of the upcoming sakura season. As you could have guessed, the featured colour is pink. This limited-time special is called 'One Stroke, Cherry Blossoms', and it’s going to take over the Forest of Resonating Lamps room...
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