Koshigaya Plum Blossom Festival

Koshigaya Plum Blossom – The 26th Annual Koshigaya Plum Forest Park Plum Blossom Festival will take place on Saturday March 6th and Sunday the 7th from 10 am to 3 pm each day. The event was CANCELLED for 2020 due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Official cancellation notice web page.  Truthfully,Read More →

A summary of events on in Saitama from February 8th to 11th. All of these (and more) are on the events calendar, but when I post information for an event on the events calendar unfortunately it doesn’t get sent out to subscribers the way a new post does. To bridgeRead More →

samurai armour

Advanced booking required for this extremely popular event. Event: Experience dressing in traditional samurai armor Yoroi For: Children of school age (elementary through High school) Place: Saitama Prefectural Museum of history and folklore, Omiya, Saitama City . More details in the linked post or you can find a map, addressRead More →

As part of the NaBloPoMo challenge, this month Wednesdays are dedicated to introducing a weekend event of interest in the Saitama area. This week I have chosen an event at one of our favourite parks that has featured quite a bit on this blog. Shinrin park in Namegawa is aRead More →

Just some of the events taking place in Saitama tomorrow, for the last day of the bank holiday weekend. Bouncy Castle Play Centre in Ageo.   “Experience Art” at Plaza West in Sakura Ward. Kawaguchi Green festival at Kawaguchi Green Centre Sai-no-kuni’s Shakespeare Series Coedo Beer festival in Saitama SuperRead More →