Kawagoe Festival

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My family and I went to see Kawagoe Festival today.

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The float is the most important in the festival. They play drums and the flute for two days.

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The floats moves in traditional warehouses, Kawagoe.

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When the float comes across the other float, they play compete the performance.

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Children living there wear kimono and walk with the floats.

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It’s fun to see the festival every year. Over 1 million people come to see the festival for two days

Autumn Vegetable

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I bought these autumn vegetable seed and planted them with my youngest daughter last weekends. 

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This is the onion.

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This is the crown daisy.

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This is the red radish.We usually eat white one  So it’s unique kind of radish. 
Most of them grew well. I hope that I will gather them soon  

Japanese Lantern Festival in Nihonmatsu, Fukushima

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I went to Nihonmatsu(二本松) in Fukushima to see Lantern Festival last weekend.
I see the festival 13 years ago. So it has been a long time from that day.

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Though the big earthquake happened three years ago in Fukushima, people living here have continued the festival every year.

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You can hear the exciting drum and the whistle all the day.

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The lenterns catch fire at night fall.

It’s worth to see the traditional festival.

Sports Day

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My daughters joiend a sports day at elementary school yesterday

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They perfomed running, putting the ball in the basket and dancing. This game is to put the flag on the pole.

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The most interesting perfomance is group gymnastics.

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This caterpillars performance is unique.

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Anyway, it moved their parents including us because children practiced it with heart and soul.

Desny On Ice in Saitama Super Arena

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I visited Saitama Super Arena with my family last weekend.

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It was really crowded since thiis show is really popular.

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The arena has more than 20 thousand seats. The ice rink in the arena is made only for a few days.

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 Micky Mouse and his friends are good at skating. We enjoyed watching Snow White, Cnderella and Rapunzel on the ice. 

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Rapunzel flied freely.

This is official video via Disney. My children also enjoyed the show and want to the show which “Froezen” アナと雪の女王 will be performed here next year.

Tamarokuto Science Center

My family and I visited “Tamarokuto Science Center” in Tokyo last weekend.
Children including adult can learn about various kinds of science.

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There is a large planetarium in this building.

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Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to take photos in the plannetarium during the show but it was really amazing.

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There are many interesting science exhibition. Most of them are intaractive exhibit.

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This is a mini satellite.

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This is an unique robot.

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Peddling a bike generates the power. My children electricity.

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You can learn which material stick the metal.

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You can learn atomic symbole.

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You can control the small linear motor car.

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This is a low gravity simulation.

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This is a exhibition about the earth.

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These are also fish living in near river.If you like science, you can stay here all the day.