Blossom Festival is held in March 1. There are demonstration of Japanese durms, songs, and free Amazake (Sweet non-alconoci Sake).
March 8: Imoni kai (Potato party)
March 20: Japanese Pun cake party
March 22: Model shooting
Note: the date of the festival is based on the schedule of 2009.
You can buy great Ume Boshi here. Also, you can buy Ume tree for you own garden.