urawa mikoshi

Urawa Mikoshi Festival held annually in July. The 2020 Urawa Mikoshi festival has unfortunately been cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The Saitama Tourism and International Relations Bureau annouced the cancellation of dozens of summer festivals, including this one, in the middle of May. Above image and featured image bothRead More →

Kita Urawa Awa Odori dancers from the official Saitama Tourism and International Relations Bureau

The Urawa Odori event is held annually, as part of the Urawa summer festivals, in the middle of July. The Saitama Tourism and International Relations Bureau announced in mid May that the 2020 event has been cancelled (along with several other summer festivals) due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Hundreds ofRead More →