Enjoy the rare and ephermal chance to see fireflies at Chikozan park in Saitama. The Chikozan Park zoo will open especially on the nights of the 16th and 17th to give people the opportunity to see this annual phenomenon. The zoo will be open from 7.30 pm to 9.15 pm.
Find out what’s on in Saitama this weekend with the best Saitama event list on the web. If its on in Saitama, its on insaitama.com!
Please see the grey “details box” at the bottom of each individual event for dates, hours, prices, location and external links.
**During the 2020 Coronavirus Outbreak events are subject to change and cancellation at a moment’s notice. Please do always check with the official website for any last minute changes or cancellations.**
Terasaka Rice Terraces, Chichibu District, Saitama. The beautiful Terasaka Rice Terraces has two large events each year. The firefly viewing event in summer and the cluster amaryllis (red spider lily) festival in September. The firefly viewing is usually in early July, which is later than most other firefly viewing events
Events by their very nature are tentative. Please do check with the official sources for any last minute changes due to weather or other mitigating factors, particularly with the current Coronavirus outbreak.