On April 1, 2024, Kyoto City announced that the illumination of weeping cherry trees in Maruyama Park (Higashiyama Ward) will be extended for one week until April 14. This is because the flowers are blooming later than usual, and the hours will remain the same from 6pm to 10pm.

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