The Tanabata Festival is held on August 7th annually in Hikawa Shrine Kawagoe. They have a Wind Chime event simultaneously. The shrine is decorated beautifully with bands of colour from… Read more »
Fukaya Tanabata Festival 2018 – also known as the Fukaya Star Festival. About 200,000 spectators from Saitama, Tokyo and even further afield, descend on Fukaya to witness the magnificent colours… Read more »
Music, performances, mikoshi, gourmet. Around the south entrance to Nisshin station and the Nisshin Primary School areas.
This weekend we are once again spoiled for choice with the quantity and variety of festivals and fireworks being held in various locations in Saitama. Here is a small sample of the… Read more »
The weather and the festival season are warming up here in Japan! While most festivals take place after children get their summer holidays in the middle of July, there are… Read more »