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Happy Halloween 2016 @ Saitama Children’s Zoo | HIGASHIMATSUYAMA

October 1 @ 09:30 - October 31 @ 17:00

For the month of October, on the days the zoo is open (generally Tuesday to Sunday) the Children’s Castle at the Saitama Children’s Animal Nature Park (Children’s Zoo) will be transformed into a Halloween castle. During this period they will have Halloween colouring. It is free to participate. Last year, they gave a sweet in exchange for one picture coloured, but there is no mention of that for this year on their website currently.

There is also no mention of last year’s popular face painting and treasure hunt events this year, which was carried out twice last year. What they do have confirmed;

On October 15th they have a free card making event. (You need to pay into the zoo and the children’s castle.)

On October 28th there are two Pumpkin Carving events; one at 10 am and one at 2 pm. This event costs 1,000 yen per person. You need to book by October 14th by a postcard application to participate. How to fill out the postcard: 

There will be the usual entrance fee of 100 yen per child over 6 years of age in addition to the entrance fee to the zoo.


Official webpage:

Some photos of the Children’s Castle at Saitama Children’s Zoo:


Information about the Saitama Children’s Animal Nature Park:

Saitama Children’s Zoo | HIGASHIMATSUYAMA

Annual event, first posted in the event section September 2016


October 1 @ 09:30
October 31 @ 17:00
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