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Saitama Sports Festival 2019 | SAITAMA CITY
May 11 @ 10:00 - May 12 @ 18:00Free
Saitama Sports Festival
This is one of the best sporting events for children of school going age in the Saitama area. And it is so popular that they even have a countdown ticker on the official website!
You can try a number of different sports on the same day as well as enjoy the company of some mascots! This year the sports will include basketball, tennis, soccer, shooting (beam rifle), slackline, karate, golf, trampolining, bouldering and badminton, among others. There will be some professionals and enthusiasts on site to help kids pick up some tips for some of the sports. A lot of the sports are free to try, there are just a couple you have to pay for.
Access Saitama Sports Festival
Minutes walk from East JR Saitama Shintoshin station on the Takasaki Line, Keihin Tohoku and Utsunomiya Lines. Parking is available, but limited. It costs 400 yen per hour between 7 am and midnight. You can leave your car over night, but you can’t access your car out of official hours. It costs 100 yen between midnight and 7 am.
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First published May 2017, republished March 2018 and April 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.