Niseko Sakura festival, 28 April – 3 June April 26 2012, 5:26pm via nisekotourism.com

Once more, Niseko's Sakura (cherry blossom) Week is upon us, running from 28 April to 6 May, and this year it will be more popular and raging as a part of the 37-day event,"Niseko Sakura festival" from 28 April to 3 June. The event will be supported by about 30 local facilities, including restaurants, cafes, hotels, and outdoor companies in the Niseko area, will offer unique cherry blossom menus, packages, and activities. The Niseko Cherry Blossom project this year will also include the Sakura Bazaar at the Niseko View Plaza from 28 April to 6 May, chorus festival, Niseko Country Bus guided tours accompanied by local volunteer tour guides on 2 and 3 June, and cherry blossom planting on 3 June. Make sure you get out and enjoy these wonderful flowers in their brief but delightful full bloom. For more information, please call the Niseko Sakura Week Committee at 0136 44 3811 or email resort@e-niseko.com. Japanese website here Here is the list of the sponsor.