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August 31, 2019 @ 14:00 - 20:00Free
Mizuhodai festival is a local summer festival held near Tobu Tojo Line Mizuhodai station. The festival will be held on Saturday August 31st 2019 from 2 pm to 8.15 pm. The roads in the area of the station will be closed from 1 pm until after the festival finishes.
Festival line up
- Kid’s Mikoshi
- Taiko drums
- Music performances
- Dance performances
- Special guests
- Summer lottery with a top prize of 10,000 for 20 lucky people
The festival includes portable shrines “Mikoshi” – adult and children’s versions – , taiko drums, dance, music and other performances such as a comedy duo. You can purchase tickets to enter a special lottery for the occasion. It has top (cash) prizes of 10,000 yen and 5,000 yen.
Like most summer festivals (and events in general), there are likely to be changes to the schedule and even cancellation if the weather is not suitable. Queries to the festival organisers on 049-251-9747.
Access Mizuhodai festival
The event area is close to the Mizuhodai Station of Tobu Tojo line.
No official parking and as the road is closed off you can’t access any of the coin parking on the road.
For more festivals and seasonal events in Saitama, please see the main event pages.
The information was up-to-date and accurate to the best of my knowledge, at the time of posting.
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.