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Keyaki Hiroba Illumination Blue Flower Dreaming | SAITAMA CITY
October 21, 2017 @ 17:00 - February 14, 2018 @ 23:55
Keyaki Hiroba Illumination – Saitama Shintoshin’s Keyaki Hiroba’s annual winter illumination will start on October 21st this year and will run until Valentine’s Day 2018. This year the theme is “dreaming”. About 150 trees are decorated in blue, white and champagne gold lights. This year they have increased the number of lights used to 500,000. The illumination will be set to music.
Generally the illumination will be on from 5 pm, but on the 21st of October they will have their “switch on” event from 6 pm. There are live performances scheduled for the count down to switch on.
There are a number of other events running in conjunction with this event. For example, the Keyaki Hiroba Christmas Market from November 25th. Also, there will be Christmas concerts on the 16th and 17th of December. You can also enjoy Christmas concerts on the 3 main days of Christmas in Japan: December 23rd to 25th.
Keyaki Hiroba Illumination Access
Place: The area of keyabi hiroba which is between Saitama Shintoshin and Saitama super arena
Hours: 5 pm to midnight
Parking: 400 yen for the 1st hour, 200 yen for each subsequent half hour. If you spend over 2,000 yen you get 2 hours free.
Address: 2-27 Kamiochiai, Chuo Ward, Saitama City 338-001
Access: 2 minute walk from JR Saitama shintoshin Station, about a 7 minute walk from JR Kitayono Station