Seibu Amusement Park Fireworks

The Seibuen Yuenchi (Seibuen Amusement park) fireworks are back in 2022! Until 2018, before the pandemic and the amusement park’s renovations, they were one of the most popular summer fireworks in Saitama annually. They also used to have fireworks during their ‘Lantasia’ winter night illumination, which were equally popular. Here’sRead More →

Tokorozawa sunflower

Information for the Tokorozawa Sunflowers / Sunflower Field and Festival also known as the Mikajima Sunflower fields or Himawari Batake 三ケ島ひまわり畑 in Japanese. In 2020, they didn’t really make an official announcement, but the festival was not on. However, last year, they opened the fields to the public. They areRead More →

Seibu Pools Shirakobato Park Festival

Seibuen Yuenchi Amusement Park have confirmed that their pools will open in 2022. They will open daily, weather permitting, from Friday July 15th to Sunday September 4th in 2022. In both 2020 and 2021 Seibu Yuenchi was one of only a handful of pools that opened. This year more, butRead More →

Tokorozawa dolls festival

Information for the Tokorozawa Dolls Festival, officially known as Tokorozawa Hina Monogatari 野老澤雛物語, in 2022 The Tokorozawa Doll’s Festival Tokorozawa celebrates its doll production history with this “monogatari” festival. they describe Monogatari as a narrative tale. They are believed to have developed from the oral storytelling of fiction. That is,Read More →