Santa House Santa Hills Nasu Tochigi insaitama.com

Santa House, Santa Hills, Tochigi – December 2019 For the last few years I have tried unsuccessfully to book a coveted spot in the Santa House in Santa Hills, Tochigi Prefecture. I have been determined, since discovering it while researching Santastic Tochigi in 2015, to stay in the Santa HouseRead More →

Santa Parade

Santa Parade Atre Maruhiro are inviting children younger than school age to participate in a Santa costume parade on Saturday December 21st for free. After they reach the goal they will receive candy for their participation. Up to 120 children can participate. The event will take place from 1.30 pmRead More →

green center ice rink

Kawaguchi Green Center Ice Rink – In Winter, Kawaguchi Green Center’s summer pools are transformed into a seasonal ice rink. Kawaguchi Green Center is an excellent family friendly complex with various attractions, activities and crafts, and beautiful gardens. Every year the skate rink opens from around mid December to lateRead More →

Santa in Saitama Santa Okegawa Santa Tokorozawa Santa Toysrus Lalaport Fujimi

Santa Toysrus Lalaport Fujimi –  This year Toys R us and Babies R Us are an official partner of Santa’s. However, this year, he will only visit a selection of shops and not all of them like in previous years. One of the places you can meet and greet Santa inRead More →

Lego Santa Cocoon City

Lego Santa Cocoon City 2019 Lego Santa will be at Cocoon City in Saitama Shintoshin on December 7th and 8th. They haven’t released the times that Santa will visit yet, just the news that Santa will be available for a meet and greet and photo on those dates. And theyRead More →

starlight illumination

Starlight Illumination Shinrin park – is the last of the three annual night illumination displays held in the central gate area of the vast park. This year, 2019, it will run from Friday December 6th. It used to run until January, but for the last couple of years it has beenRead More →

winter wonderland moominvalley park

Winter Wonderland Moominvalley Park –  Last year when Metsa Village was only newly opened it created a name for itself with its highly successful Digitized Lakeside and Forest in collaboration with TeamLab. Many were hoping the event would be back again this year, but at the moment it doesn’t seemRead More →

Christmas Market Saitama – Information for 2019 has been confirmed by the Saitama Shintoshin officials… The annual Christmas market in Saitama Shintoshin is opening on November 23rd this year. The pre-party is being held on the evening of November 22nd from 5 pm. The market is on the second floorRead More →

November Santa Tokyo Chiba Kanagawa Saitama

November Santa Events in 2019 for the Greater Tokyo area; Tokyo Santa, Chiba Santa, Kanagawa Santa and Saitama Santa. For those who cannot wait until December to meet Santa Claus, we’ve got you covered! Here are some of the confirmed Santa Claus meet and greet locations for November 2019 inRead More →

Metsa Christmas

Metsa Christmas 2019 I introduced the Metsa Village Christmas market and Christmas town in the event pages of In Saitama, but now for a personal account. I visited Metsa on the opening day of Christmas town 2019 on November 1st. First impressions were good as Christmas muzak, seasonal flags andRead More →