Tokorozawa sunflower

Tokorozawa Sunflower Field and Festival also known as the Mikajima Sunflower fields. The sunflower fields are located in the Sayama Hills area relatively near Kurosuke House where a life sized Totoro lives! In 2020, they didn’t really make an official announcement, but the festival was not on. However, this year,Read More →

grape picking tokorozawa vineyard

Grape picking at Tokorozawa Vineyard annually from early August to mid September. The start date of the 2021 season is Thursday August 5th. They hope to remain open until mid September. They ask customers to maintain social distancing and wear a mask. Please do check with the official site forRead More →

Seibu Pools Shirakobato Park Festival

Seibu Yuenchi Amusement Park have confirmed that their pools will open from July 10th to September 5th in 2021. Last year, 2020, Seibu Yuenchi was one of only three pools that opened. This year more but not all of Saitama’s summer pools will open. You can see which are openingRead More →

Tokorozawa Lily Festival

When and where can I see lilies in Saitama / Tokyo? For lilies near Tokyo, the Tokorozawa Lily Garden is one of the most popular spots. They have a lily festival in June annually. The Lily Garden of Tokorozawa is close to Seibu Dome and Seibu Amusement park. It takesRead More →

Tokorozawa dolls festival

Tokorozawa Dolls Festival officially known as Tokorozawa Hina Monogatari from February 14th to March 14th 2021. The Tokorozawa Doll’s Festival Tokorozawa celebrates its doll production history with this “monogatari” festival. Monogatari are described as a narrative tale. They are believed to have developed from oral storytelling of fiction, that evenRead More →