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  • Enjoy 2019 Cherry Blossoms Festival at Seoul Grand Park

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    • 2019 Cherry blossoms Festival takes place for 16 days from April 6 through 21 at Seoul Grand Park
    • Since cherry blossoms of the Seoul Grand Park flower around one week behind those of Seoul, visitors are able to enjoy more colorful and beautiful cherry blossoms
    • Visitors may also enjoy a variety of events with the Cherry Blossom Festival
    • The Festival provides the beauty of the king cherry blossom and also the romance of pink-colored prunus cherry blossom

    SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, April 5, 2019 — When the cherry trees are in flower in the warm spring breeze in April, the cherry blossom festival starts at the Seoul Grand Park. The festival runs for 16 days from April 6 through 21. From April 6 to 14, visitors enjoy the festival on the Hosudulle-gil of the Park and from April 15 to 21 on the Gyeopbeotkkot-gil at the zoo.

    This year’s cherry blossoms in Seoul are expected to begin to bloom from April 5. Two weeks after the king cherry blossoms come into flower on the Hosudulle-gil, prunus cherry blossom usually bloom. Since cherry blossoms of the Seoul Grand Park flower around one week behind those of Seoul, visitors are able to enjoy more colorful and beautiful cherry blossoms. When the cherry trees blossom at the Seoul Grand Park and its zoo, and in the foot of the Cheonggyesan Mountain, anyone get the best photos of the flowers anywhere.

    Cherry blossoms Festival at the Seoul Grand Park start from April 6, so the first week of the festival is the best time to visit there and enjoy the cherry blossom and the spring scenery. Those who want to see the flower in full bloom are recommended to visit there around April 13 and April 14, the second week of the festival.

    The Cherry Blossom Festival will be held with a variety of events;

    Romantic Photo Zone (April 6-21, Permanent exhibition)
    – Hosudulle-gil (April 6 – 14)
    – Gyeopbeotkkot-gil at the zoo (April 20 to 21)

    Cherry Blossom Busking (Saturday & Sunday during the Festival, 2pm-5pm)
    – Right Side of Fountain Square (April 6 – 7, April 13 – 14)
    – Gyeopbeotkkot-gil at the zoo (April 20 to 21)

    Cherry Blossom Experience Programs (Saturday & Sunday during the Festival, 12pm-5pm)
    – Right Side of Fountain Square (April 6 – 7, April 13 – 14)
    – Front of the Zebra Stable on Gyeopbeotkkot-gil at the zoo (April 20 to 21)