The Saitama Prefectural Disaster Prevention Learning Center are celebrating their 25th anniversary this year. As a result, this summer they have laid on even more events than normal. The center is always a fun way to teach kids about disaster readiness, but this summer even more so with their free
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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.**
Sakado Summer Yosakoi, a traditional dance festival, is scheduled for Saturday August 17th and Sunday August 18th 2019. The festival is held around the Tobu Tojo line Sakado station area. There is usually a couple of children's performance during the two day period, but last year they were cancelled due
The Toda Furusato Festival is on Saturday August 17th and Sunday August 18th 2019. The 45th annual festival will be held in and around Toda City Hall. It is a typical festival with the usual offerings of food booths, live performances (including taiko drums) and traditional dance. The festival is
Kawagoe City announced on January 30th 2020 that they will not hold the annual fireworks over safety concerns with the Olympics being on. Kawagoe Fireworks 2019 were on August 17th 2019. The Kawagoe Fireworks alternate launch sites each year. They alternate between the embankment of the Iruma River in
Minami Koshigaya Awa Odori Festival 2019 - This year Koshigaya city celebrates the 35th anniversary of the renowned festival. With its proximity to Tokyo this festival attracts around 70,000 spectators. There are approximately 6,500 dancers performing in the traditional Awa dance. Apart from the performances, you can also enjoy festival
Ina Summer Festival and Fireworks. August 24th from 3 pm to around 9 pm. At the Ina town organization enforcement memory park. Events for children. Ina town mascots will make an appearance. 3500 fireworks launched at night . Access 10 minutes walk from the New Shuttle line Uchijuku station. One
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.