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Celebrating the Sakura Festival in the metro

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Okada Manila unveils cherry-blossomed attractions and themed activities 

Okada Manila, a Forbes 5-star property, once again brings the Japanese tradition of the cherry blossom festival (hanami) to Manila with its annual “Sakura Festival: Hanami in the City” at its The Fountain Foyer, Pearl Wing.  

Guests and visitors stand to get a glimpse and celebrate this beautiful spring event—a season that symbolizes hope, new beginnings, and opportunities. A unique Filipino-Japanese take on the Sakura Festival, Okada Manila’s Hanami in the City features well-curated activities, festive displays, and outstanding performances. 

The Spectacular Hanami in the City Experience

Running until March 26, Okada Manila’s The Fountain Foyer is a visual spectacle filled with beautiful Sakura-themed decors.  Guests can join a line-up of exciting activities that bring the best of the Hanami festival. There’s the Kimono experience, where one can try on and take snaps donning authentic kimonos or get creative nail art designed by Okada Manila’s very own professional nail artists. 

Other activities like Japanese fan making, koinobori (Japanese carp flags), modern Japanese bag decorating, and ink painting are also fun activities for every member of the family. 

These activities are available daily from 1 to 9 PM. Another highlight is the live entertainment. To learn more about these activities, log onto

Guests who shop at Okada Manila’s The Gift Boutique can get Sakura-inspired items with a minimum spend of P18,000.  For more information, visit


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