Tomica and Plarail event at Peony walk
From the official site (click to be redirected – Japanese language only)
The event is from 10 am to 6 pm on Saturday the 17th of November and from 10 am to 5 pm on Sunday the 18th of November. It is being hosted in the Peony Court on the first floor.
Activities at the event
- Tomica Fishing
- Plarail lottery
- Plarail Diorama
The Tomica fishing event costs 500 yen per child. The plarail lottery also costs 500 yen. Both of these events are limited to a certain number of participants. They haven’t stated how many that is, only that if they run out these particular activities will be closed.
The tomica and plarail playland is free. They have a number of tomica and plarail out for children to play with.
Tomica / Plarail event access
Peony Walk is in a rural part of Higashimatsuyama, but the Takasaka Station of the Tobu Tojo line is within commuting distance. It is only just over a kilometre from the station to the mall. You can either walk or get a bus from the station. The bus costs 100 yen for adults and 50 yen for children of school going age.
By car, Peony Walk is approximately 10 minutes from the Higashimatsuyama Interchange of the Kanetsu Expressway. There is plenty of parking and it is free. Map in the grey details box at the bottom of the post.
Family Friendly local mall Peony Walk | HIGASHIMATSUYAMA
Other things to do in Higashimatsuyama:
Visit the amazing Saitama Children’s Zoo:
Saitama Children’s Zoo | HIGASHIMATSUYAMA
There you can milk cows:
Milking cows at Saitama Children’s Zoo | HIGASHIMATSUYAMA
Or play in a castle:
The Children’s Castle at Saitama Children’s Zoo | HIGASHIMATSUYAMA
Autumn Leaves in the area:
Legendary gingko tree at Shoboji Temple
Shoboji’s Legendary Gingko Tree | Higashimatsuyama
For reds, oranges and some gold: Monomiyama Park
Stunning Monomiyama Park | Higashimatsuyama
A nearby free play area:
For children under 7 years of age
Aruzo Land: Free play center in a Real Estate Agency | HIGASHIMATSUYAMA