Midori no mura festival

Midori No Mura Festival – On the last day of Golden Week 2019, on Monday May 6th, Midori No Mura are having their annual spring festival. They will have their koinobori flying for the festival and the preceding weeks. It is a particularly child friendly event. Midori No Mura isRead More →

Free play area tomica plarail Plarail world Peony walk higashimatsuyama

Kawagoe Housing Gallery have a pop up Tomica Plarail play area during Golden Week 2019. It is on between 11 am and 5 pm on public holiday Monday the 29th of April. You need to fill out a small registration form on the day at a dedicated reception tent toRead More →

asobeats pop up digital play area

Asobeats is a pop up digital play center. For Golden week, from Saturday April 27th until Wednesday May 1st, Mallage Shobu in Kuki will host the projection mapping and music travelling play area. It is quite similar to Team Lab Islands in Lalaport in Fujimi or Little Planet in LalaportRead More →

Easter Saitama Baby chicks you can hold at the Saitama Children's Zoo

This year Easter falls on April 21st. Below is a collection of seasonal events and campaigns available in Saitama in 2019. They are separated into genre: Kids Events Egg Hunt Hodosan Zoo Crafts Saitama Children’s Zoo Benibana Walk Sogou Omiya Seibu Tokorozawa Parade Atre Maruhiro Kawagoe Library Fujimino Library HannoRead More →

Shimozato Elementary school from Non Non Biyori anime and famed for cherry blossoms

Shimozato Elementary School is a historic building and tourist attraction in Ogawa town, Saitama. The school is somewhat off the main tourist trail. However, two groups of people know it well. Fans of Non Non Biyori know it as the anime school Ashigaoka. And thank you very much to thoseRead More →

Peach Blossoms Yoshida

Stunning peach blossoms in the Yoshida area of Chichibu beside Kakkaku Dam This time of year the hype is all about the cherry blossoms. However, there are some other blooming trees that are equally stunning and colourful. I personally love peach blossoms and their bright pink petals. We planned aRead More →