Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival

 

Ajisai (hydrangea) bordering the paddy field

"Kaseicho Ajisa Amagusuri" is the country's modern town known as "Ajisai no Sato", the largest event of Kaiseicho.

Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival
Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival
Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival
Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival

In this Kaisei-cho, in 1977 year (Showa 52 year) June, it was established as a flower of the hydrangea town.

Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival
Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival

And, because there are many people who visit to see the hydrangea unexpectedly in 1988 (Showa 63), "Kaseicho Ajisa Amagusari" with Ajisai no Sato as the venue is held for the first time, and then it is held every year in early 6. It came to be done.

The hydrangea of ​​3.6 shares is planted in a large paddy field area equivalent to about 5,000 Tokyo Dome.

The planting area is 17ha, and the planting extension is 10.6km.

Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival
Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival

Kaiseicho Ajisa Matsuri is limited to 6 days from the first Saturday of 9 to the next Sunday, but after the festival, this hydrangea can be enjoyed until the end of 6.

Ajisai Park, the main venue of the Ajisa Festival, is the busiest place, with many events taking place especially on the weekends and a large number of shops.

Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival
Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival

The color of "Ajisai Manju" found in the store was as beautiful as Japanese sweets.
The contents were soft and delicious.

In addition, Kaisei Town was at the center, and a new breed of hydrangea, Kaisei Blue, was developed in 2017.
In 2019 year, it was the exhibition only of 2 pot at the special site of the village, but it seems to be planning to plant in the village from 2022 year.

Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival
Kaiseicho Ajisa Festival
Access to here

<In case of train>
1 Festival period: Get off at Odakyu Odawara Line Kaisei Station, shuttle bus for 10 (200 yen)

Outside the 2 festival period:
・ Get off at Odakyu Odawara Line Shin Matsuda Station.Hakone mountain climbing bus (Sekimoto line (1 board))About 8 "Yoshida-jinja entrance" get off, walk 1
・ Get off at Odakyu Odawara Line Kaisei Station, walk XNUM minutes. Or Opening station's rental cycle(4 time: 500 yen ※ credit card required)

<For cars>
Paying temporary parking lot around Ajisai no Sato. (Normal car XNUM times 1 yen)

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