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Kawaguchi Green Festival | KAWAGUCHI
October 12 @ 09:00 - October 14 @ 17:00Free
Kawaguchi Green Festival – Kawaguchi Green Center is well renowned as a great place to visit with kids. The Green Festival they are holding will be as equally kid friendly with lots of activities and entertainment planned for the whole family.
The 2019 Kawaguchi Green Festival will take place for three days from Saturday October 12th to public holiday Monday October 14th.
Kawaguchi Green Festival Day 1
The first day of the Kawaguchi green festival is Saturday October 12th. They have not yet released information about the line up for this day.
The 2018 line up for the first day of the festival was a bingo activity for kids, “woodwork play” and a “green adventure competition”. There was also a tree climbing event between 10 am and noon and again between 1 pm and 4 pm. The “Three Little Pigs” performed on stage at 11.30 am and again at 1.30 pm.
Kawaguchi Green Festival Day 2
Likewise, the specifics for day 2 of the festival have not yet been released for 2019.
In 2018 they had crafts and the “green adventure competition” . The tree climbing event was on again too. They had a fish catching game which is always a popular festival activity with kids. Stage performances included children’s dance acts.
Kawaguchi Green Festival Day 3
Similarly, day 3 information has not yet been released.
The 3rd day of the festival in 2018 was a big hit with young children as ANPANMAN and friends visited the green center.
2019 Information currently available
The center’s popular road train will be available to ride (charged) each of the festival days. There is a play equipment in the center too. They will have park yoga on Saturday the 12th.
The festival is free, but it normally costs 310 yen to get into Kawaguchi Green Center for adults. The train ride is 300 yen per person.
Access Kawaguchi Green Center
Map and address in the grey details box at the bottom of the post.
By public transport: Kawaguchi Green Center is about a ten min walk from the Araijuku Station on the Saitama Rapid Railway Line. There is a free shuttle bus from this station (Araijuku) every 30 minutes for the duration of the festival. You can also access the center by taking a bus from bus stop no.7 from the east exit of Kawaguchi station. It is bound for Green Center グリーンセンター.
By car: Free parking for 630 cars. Nearest highway exit is Kawaguchi Chuo on the Tokyo Gaikan motorway.
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