Information for the Kasukabe Shishimai performance at Choshi guchi Katori shrine annually in January. Choshiguchi Shishimai Choshiguchi shishimai (lion dance) was brought to Kasukabe from the current Koshigaya city in 1697. It is a lion dance to music with three single “lions” performed at Choshiguchi Katori shrine in Kasukabe. Three
The Snake Festival of Ohiroto is a religious festival on annually in January. The New Year period in January goes on for much of January. You can find hundreds of New Year events, especially between January 1st and January 15th. This Snake Festival is on January 10th annually, regardless of
The Setsubun festival at Fudougaoka Fudouson Souganji Temple in Kazo is famous throughout Kanto and beyond. It is probably Saitama’s most famous setsubun-kai? So much so, champion sumo wrestlers, even yokozuna have participated in the mamemaki bean throwing in the past. It has the reputation of being one of the
Daffodil Festival (also known as the Narcissus Festival) in Gongendo Park, Satte, Saitama in 2024. Each year in winter, from early January until around early February, thousands of daffodils and narcissus grow in the number four park of Satte Gongendo Park. The daffodil were first planted in 2005 and their
Santa Claus is visiting Misato City, near Tokyo, this festive season. He will be at the Christmas market area of Ikea in Shinmisato on four different dates, including Christmas eve. He welcomes anyone to come get a memorable photo taken with him, not just families. There are two time slots available.
Aeon Lake town Christmas 2023 – Illumination, Christmas Market and events, including Santa Claus Visit information. Unfortunately, for the 4th year in a row, there doesn’t appear to be an ice-rink, which used to be a popular event at the mall before the pandemic. Aeon Lake town is Japan’s largest
The annual illumination in the Kitakawabe area of Kazo City is called “Illumination Masterpiece”. Its not a particularly large display, but the locals look forward to it every year. Locals band together to create the display to send out ‘energy and vitality’ in the community. Furthermore, Santa Claus is there