You are now in the events section of insaitama.com. The events section is a way to quickly and easily share upcoming events in Saitama . Please see the grey “details box” at the bottom of each individual event for dates, hours, prices, location and links. Where possible, I have either provided more information in the post or linked to further information externally. Thank you for reading.
Fukaya Tanabata Festival | FUKAYA
July 6 @ 10:00 - July 8 @ 21:00
Fukaya Tanabata Festival 2018 – About 200,000 spectators descend on Fukaya to witness the magnificent colours of thousands of coloured tanabata streamers. There are different highlights for each day of the 3 weekend celebration of Tanabata. There are about 250 festival stalls.
On the Friday the festival starts from 3 pm, but Saturday and Sunday it starts from 10 am. It runs until about 9 pm each night.
Fukaya Tanabata Festival Access
The Fukaya Tanabata festival takes place close to Fukaya Station on the JR Takasaki Line on Naka cho, Honjo machi, and Inari cho.
They advise to come by public transport where possible, but there are some car parks available if you come by car. You can park at the city hall and Fukaya for free plus there are also a number of coin parking lots near the main festival area.
Flyer from the official website (it has not been updated to 2018 information yet 18/04/17): http://www.fukaya-ta.com/matsuritanabatamatsuri/
For more events in Saitama, please see the main events calendar.
You might also like
- Environmental School and Storyteller Museum, Santome | MIYOSHI
This is the third part of a four part series about the rather unusual and ...
- Ishizaka Environmental and Educational Plant tour, Santome PART 2 | MIYOSHI
Santome Group Environmental and Educational Factory Tour (Plant tour)
- Saitama Cherry Blossoms: most famous Spots | SAITAMA PREFECTURE
Saitama Cherry Blossoms – Hanami and cherry blossom season is upon us. It is one ...
- Kita Sakura Street and other famous Nagatoro cherry blossoms | NAGATORO
Nagatoro Cherry Blossoms – Nagatoro is easily one of Saitama’s most beautiful locations. It enjoys tourists ...
- Only one in the world: Saitama’s famous cherry blossom | KITAMOTO
Saitama’s Kabazakura –
Last year (2017) we ...
© Lynda Hogan and Saitama With Kids, 2008-2018. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Lynda Hogan and Saitama With Kids with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.
Unless stated otherwise, all thoughts, opinions and images on this blog are my own. I do not receive any remuneration, discounts or rewards, acknowledgement or gratification, from any of the locations mentioned on this blog. I share the information in the hope it is useful or beneficial to others. Please share so that others might find it useful too. Thank you.