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Cocoon City Illumination | OMIYA
November 9, 2019 @ 17:00 - February 14, 2020 @ 23:00Free
Cocoon City Illumination – The annual illumination at Cocoon City will be switched on at 5.30 pm on Saturday the 9th of November. They have kept the same theme for the last couple of years “Wish Upon Cocoon Star”.
You can see the night lights daily from 5 pm to 11 pm until February 14th. This year it is a smaller display than last year with about 280,000 lights. There is also a ten meter Christmas tree completely adorned with lights planned for this year’s display. The 2017 tree was magical:
Cocoon City Illumination Details
Time: 5 pm to 11 pm
Place: Selected areas of the Cocoon Mall at the east exit of the Saitama Shintoshin station
Parking: Cocoon City is open from 10 am to 9 pm, but the cinema opens longer and the parking reflects that. It is open 9.00 am to 1.00 am. 200 yen for 30 minutes, but if you have a Cocoon card or if you spend more than a 1000 yen in one shop you get one hour free parking. If you use the cinema you get 3 hours free parking.
Address:4-263-1 Kishikicho, Omiya Ward, Saitama City
Access: 1 minute walk from JR Saitama shintoshin Station, about an 8 minute walk from JR Kitayono Station
Map in grey details box below.
Other night illumination events in 2019 in Saitama:
First published November 2016 and updated annually, last republished in October 2019.
Events by their very nature are tentative. Please do check with the official sources for any last minute changes due to weather or other mitigating factors.