Celebrate Hanami in the center of Tokyo

The Marunouchi Sakura Festival comes this spring celebrating the season that gives life – March 31 to April 6, 2012.

Festivities will center around Marucube, bringing hanami to the ground floor of the Marunouchi Building with living five-meter-high cherry blossom trees and an assortment of events throughout the area.

Marunouchi café ease will feature a special sakura menu, offering seasonal specialties including pasta dishes and limited edition drinks.

Other events include Japanese tea ceremony demonstrations, including free tea (for a limited time), Heaven Artist street performances and hanging flower baskets decorated along Marunouchi Naka-dori Ave.

Where: Marucube, 1F Marunouchi Bldg.  and throughout the Marunouchi area

When: Saturday, March 31 through Friday, April 6, 2012

Tea ceremony: Monday, April 2 through Friday, April 6, 2012

Twice daily, at 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Serving free Japanese tea (limited amount)

For additional information visit:   www.tokyo-event.jp/details/74124738.html