Primroses Saitama – During mid April the city of Saitama host a number of Japanese primrose “Sakurasou” festivals. Sakurasou or Sakuraso is written in Japanese with the kanji for cherry blossoms and for grass i.e. cherry blossom grass. However, Japanese primrose is the name used in English for this flower.
Yono is an area within Saitama City, Saitama Prefecture. Each area within Saitama City has their own summer festival. And often there own fireworks too. The Yono Summer Festival (Yono Natsu Matsuri) is normally on the second weekend of July. This year, 2020, the festival – along with dozens of
Sweet Potato Expo 2020 in Saitama Shintoshin. The Sweet Potato Expo will take place over four days in Saitama Shintoshin from Friday 21st of February to Monday 24th of February. Saitama is known for its sweet potatoes, particularly the Kawagoe area. Saitama Prefecture was the first place to grow sweet
Nikufes “Meat saves the earth”! Another week, another meat festival! This week it is in Saitama Shintoshin. And it is part of the larger brand “Nikufes®” which organizes meat festivals around the Greater Tokyo area. Saitama Shintoshin Nikufes The Saitama Shintoshin niku fes or meat festival is starting tomorrow, Wednesday