Laketown Skate rink

Numakage Ice Rink – The 50 metre pool in Numakage park, Minami Ward, is transformed into an ice rink during the winter months. The rink opens late on weekends. If you just want to observe people skating you can enter the rink area for free.  There are other facilities ofRead More →

Saitama Ice Arena Ice skating Seibu

Since its opening just a few short years ago, Saitama Ice Arena in Ageo (which replaced the old prefectural rink in Kawagoe) offers special discount prices on Saitama Day. Saitama Day or Prefecturaly Day or Saitama Prefecture day is on the 14th of November every year. A number of specialRead More →

Things to do in Winter in Saitama – With the dry and sunny weather, January is a great month to be out and about in Saitama. The choice of winter-only activities is an added incentive to don some winter woollies and head out into the cold. We may not have muchRead More →