Highlighting Japanese Holidays Infographic. Good to know before you visit, so you can participate with the locals. :)
Golden Week in Japan What to Expect When Traveling During Japan's Busiest Time
Japan's Cherry Blossom Festival, or Hanami, takes place from March to May.
Should you go to Japan during Golden Week? - Castaway with Crystal
japan-guide.com forum - Questions
Golden Pavilion, Kyoto, Kansai, Honshu, Japan by Ilya Genkin
The Golden Week in Japan: Study and Service in the Montessori Classroom from North American Montessori Center
Japanese Carp Streamers, Koinobori 鯉のぼり...Have one for each of my boys to fly on Boy's Day.
Koinoburi during Japan's Golden Week
Hirosaki...best time to visit for sakura is late April to early May- about the time of Golden Week.