Floats and boats, parades and mikoshi, food stands and fireworks — Satomi Matsuri offers it all, in a grand finale to Tateyama’s Festival season. See last year’s photos at: http://satomi.tateyamacity.com/?page_id=1864
Tateyama’s “epic” festival, pride and joy of a festival-crazy town — see description at: http://www.city.tateyama.chiba.jp/files/300203196.pdf
Every day from February 4 (Sat) to March 26 (Sun)
Weekday : 5,000 yen per adult, 2,600 yen per child*
Saturdays, Sundays and holidays : 5,800 yen per adult, 3,200 yen per child
Fee for Rent-a-cycle in Tateyama included.
child = elementary school student
March 7 (Tue), 15 (Wed), and 23 (Thurs)
10,000 yen per adult, 8,000 yen per child
February 27 (Mon), March 3 (Fri), and 24 (Fri)
11,800 yen per adult, 9,800 yen per child
February 16 (Thurs), and 22 (Wed), March 16 (Thurs)
11,000 yen per adult, 9,000 yen per child
For information in Japanese, see: http://www.city.tateyama.chiba.jp/minato/page100050.html
English information at: http://www.tokaikisen.co.jp/english/shipinfo/searoute/
June 17-18 2017. TO PARTICIPATE, REGISTER BY June 12.
Ocean and beach sports event for kids and adults, at Hojo Beach. Swimming races, stand-up paddle-board races, beach tug-of-wars, relay races, canoe races, beach sumo, lifesaving classes, run-swim-run courses, kids’ sumo, etc. Group and individual registration.
January 29，2017. (last Sunday in January. ) REGISTRATION from SEPTEMBER 26 to OCTOBER 31.
Full marathon course, a 10-k course, and a 2-k family course. Participants come from all across Japan, as well as from Tateyama’s sister cities in the US and Australia, to enjoy the variety and beauty of the Wakashio course: the 6-km flower-lined coastal road, the inalnd hills and valleys, the views of Mt. Fuji floating above Tateyama Bay. Local residents turn out to cheer the runners on.
For more information, see http://www.tateyama-wakasio.jp/outline/, or contact Tourist Information.
For photos and results of last year’s Marathon, http://www.tateyama-wakasio.jp/record/
June 25, 2017. REGISTRATION from April 1 ~ April 30, 2017.
Get into the summer spirit with Standard- and Sprint-courses and relays for men and women, aqua-thlons for elementary aged kids, and a challenge course for middle schoolers on up. Coastal running and inland biking routes, swimming off of Okinoshima. Related events an lots of food and entertainment.
For information in Japanese, see http://tate-tra.com/index.html. For inquiries, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out the map and you’ll see that Tateyama isn’t only ALL BEACH but EVERY KIND OF BEACH — gentle and wild, sandy and rocky, Continue reading
July 16-17, 2017. REGISTRATION, April 4- May 25, 2017.
Welcoming swim-race participants from 1st graders through the over-75 crowd. 5-k on the 20th, and 3-k, 1-k, relays, and kids’ OWS clinics on the 21st. Rankings by age. At Kagamiura (Mirror Bay).
For information in Japanese,