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Okazaki-City Higashi Park Iris Festival
(Higashi Koen Shobu Matsuri)

Date : 05/27/2022 - 06/19/2022

  • Higashi Park Iris Festival (Higashi Koen Shobu Matsuri)
  • Higashi Park Iris Festival (Higashi Koen Shobu Matsuri)
  • Higashi Park Iris Festival (Higashi Koen Shobu Matsuri)

Enjoy the Illuminated "Hana-Shobu" Irises!

Built in 1964 at the Higashi Park of Okazaki-City, this Iris Garden has about 2,900 square meters of area covered with approximately 10,000 irises of 120 species. All of it results in over 1,000 varieties, all organized and labeled. Take a stroll and learn about them!


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Date : May 27 (Friday) to June 19 (Sunday), 2022
*: Main events on May 29 (Sunday), 2022.
Holding time : Evening Illumination 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Stage Events (May 29) 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Market (June 4) 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Place : Okazaki City Higashi Park (Higashi Koen)
Location : 〒444-0011
1 Oyamada, Kakemachi, Okazaki-City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Fee : Free of charge (some attractions require fee or purchase).
Parking : Available
Restrooms : Available
Phone number : 0564-64-1637 (Okazaki City Tourism Association)
Irises blossoming period : Annually from early to mid-June.
*: May change depending on the weather.

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  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    From Higashi-Okazaki Station of the Meitetsu Nagoya Line (bound the train bound for Chiryu and Toyohashi from Meitetsu Nagoya Station), either walk 40 min. eastwards, or take one of the Meitetsu Buses bound to Shimin Byoin (市民病院 City Hospital) (multiple lines available, ask the drivers at platform No. 2 of the Bus Terminal on the north side of the station), get off at Higashi-Koen Guchi (東公園口 Higashi Park Entrance), then walk 5 min. (150m) northwards.
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    Approx. 3 min. (800m) northwards from Okazaki I.C. of the Tomei Expressway via Route 26.

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