Zama City's flower is the sunflower. Every year over 450,000 sunflowers are in bloom near the Sagami River. Festival last till Aug 16th. Great opportunity to get some photos. During the festival, you can enjoy music and entertainment, eat yummy food and buy farm-fresh produce. Sample sunflower pasta, crackers and beverages. You can purchase an array of products, from Sunflower seeds to Sunflower beer, cider and shochu. This is fun for the whole family and a community event not to be missed. Pony rides available on 13-14th. Festival is from 0930-1600.