Christmas Market Saitama. Tamaari town (Saitama Shintoshin) released a press statement on November 2nd 2020. It said that on account of the Coronavirus, they have “postponed” the 2020 Christmas Market. They used the word postponed. However, in the following paragraph they wrote that they are instead currently planning the 2021Read 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 →

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Information for the 2019 Santa Claus Visit at Kichijoji Station in Musashino. Brief update 2020: this post is getting a lot of traffic in 2020. I presume, like me, people want to know if there is a Santa visit this year. At the moment, it looks very unlikely. This yearRead More →

Sunshine City Christmas

Sunshine City Christmas ~ an annual winter event at Sunshine City in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. This is not a Santa greeting / visit, but you can see Santa every year in the Sunshine Aquarium from mid November. The event is currently scheduled to go ahead in spite of the pandemic. However,Read More →

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Laqua Christmas and Santa Claus in 2020. Once again this year, 2020, Santa Claus is visiting LaQua in Tokyo Dome City on the Marunouchi, Namboku, Oedo, Mita Subway Lines and JR Chuo and Sobu Lines. And they will have various events for their seasonal Laqua Christmas celebration. Christmas Laqua 2020 The Christmas period inRead More →

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Iruma Santa – This year Toysrus are an official partner of Santa. You can meet and greet Santa in the Toysrus in Iruma on Saturday December 22nd at five different time slots. He visits for 30 minutes at each time slot. The Iruma Toysrus is located inside Saios shopping centre. ItRead More →

Santa Tochigi

Santa Tochigi Meet and Greets / Santa Photo / Santa Spots 2018 – I have saved the best for last! This is the 7th and final round up by prefecture of places you can get a Santa photo or meet / greet Santa in the Kanto Plain.Saitama | Tokyo |Read More →

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Ibaraki Santa Meet and Greets 2018 – Places you can visit Santa Claus in Ibaraki in Winter 2018. Unfortunately, some places already had Santa visit earlier in December, such as Toys R Us in Tsukuba and Premium Outlets in Ami on the 9th.  Ibaraki Santa 🎅Hitachi Naka Seaside Park Santa Claus isRead More →

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Where can I visit Santa in Tokyo? Santa Meet and Greets ・ Santa Photo ・Santa Claus Tokyo This list is specifically for places you can visit Santa in TOKYO in December 2018.  For first timers in Japan, please note that Santa meet and greets may not be like what youRead More →

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Cocoon City Christmas 2020 – Cocoon City is just one part of Saitama Shintoshin. The whole area of Shintoshin is the most Christmassy location I have found in Saitama prefecture . Between the illumination, the markets, the concerts, candle night, crafts and Santa visits, it really is one of theRead More →