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Events for July 1, 2017
*Advance registration is required. Cut off point June 18th. Limited to the first 50 people. ** See event URL in the grey details box below.Find out more »
The walkway to Hikawa Shrine "Hikawa Sando" in Omiya Park, Saitama City, will be illuminated from June 17th to October 15th this year. Approximately 500,000 lights will be used. The walkway is about 10 minutes from the East exit of Omiya Station and it is a further 10 minutes to reach the shrine. To mark … Continue reading “The Power of Dreams” Illumination at Hikawa | OMIYAFind out more »
The "ema" (wooden plaques for writing prayers) of Hikawa shrine wind chimes This year the annual wind chimes at Hikawa Shrine in Kawagoe will be on display much earlier than usual and will remain for a week longer than last year. (Dates in the grey detail box). They attract about 300,000 visitors to the shrine … Continue reading Wind Chimes event at Hikawa Shrine | KAWAGOEFind out more »
Toda Children's Center Kodomo no kuni's excellent children's pools will be open from July 1st to September 15th this year. They have a 30 cm pool and a 45 cm pool making them ideal for children. The latter has a slide into it. There is also a bigger pool that is 60 cm. You can … Continue reading Toda Children’s Center “Kodomo No Kuni” Summer Pools | TODAFind out more »
This is just the 3rd year of this summer festival at the Soka Matsubara Promenade. It includes night illumination, Projection Mapping and special events as well as the opportunity to ride on a rickshaw or take a canoe down the river. See the grey details box for links, map and further information.Find out more »
Quite a few people attend this free firefly viewing event in Chichibu Muse Park. The park attendants not only show you to an area where you can view fireflies, but they also offer some information about the life of fireflies. From 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm on July 1st in Chichibu Muse Park. Free event. … Continue reading Firefly viewing event in Chichibu Muse Park | CHICHIBUFind out more »