The first event, the Sakura Festival, was held on April 7, 2024 at the site of the former Hatano Elementary School in Hatano-cho, Kameoka City, Kyoto Prefecture, which closed in March. Under the cherry blossoms in full bloom, parents and children and elderly people were all smiling.

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