CANCELLED: Cherry Blossom Kite and Piñata Day
We are so disappointed to cancel this year’s event due to the poor weather forecast. We hope to see you in 2022! The Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden will still offer free admission from 10am-7pm.
Celebrate culture and welcome spring at the Springfield Botanical Gardens!
Saturday, April 10 from 11am-4pm
Springfield Botanical Gardens
2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, MO
Bring a kite to fly on the great lawn or purchase a kite kit to decorate for $5. Mini piñata kits are also available for $5.
Enjoy live cultural performances and browse a mini market featuring Japanese and Mexican snacks, candies, beverages and souvenirs.
Take advantage of free admission to the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and view the historic Gray-Campbell Farmstead between the hours of 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
|1:00pm-1:30pm||Kizuna Japan America Friendship Club|
|2:00pm-2:30pm||Grupo Latinoamericano and Mariachi Flor de Missouri|
|2:30pm-3:00pm||Mariachi Flor de Missouri|
This year’s event has been scaled back due to COVID-19. There will be no pinata breaking, food vendors or booth vendors. Face coverings and social distancing required at all interaction points.
Springfield-Greene County Park Board
Queen City Real Estate Group
Tony and Linda Shalloup
Sponsorship opportunities are available starting at $100.