We offer some special events for children during this week. All the members of family and friend could share their enjoyment with the children.  Of course adults could be amused with these nostalgic and new experiences.

 

Tea Ceremony

  • Date: May 3rd, 2018 Thursday (national holiday) ※rain-out
  • Time:10:30 – 15:00  ※only for the first hundred arrivals
  • Fee: 300 yen ※ This fee is for the cup with the Japanese sweet.
  • The entrance fee will be charged separately.
  • Place: not yet fixed
Tea Ceremony

Tea Ceremony

The Experience of Wearing a Folkcraft Article
You could feel as if you are living in the old time with this experience of wearing a straw raincoat and a straw hat and a pair of straw boots.

  • Date: May 3rd, 2018 Thursday (national holiday), May 4th, 2018 Friday (national holiday)
  • Time: 11:00 – 12:00, 13:00 – 15:00
  • Place: No.11 The Sakuda house
The Experience of Wearing a Folkcraft Article

The Experience of Wearing a Folkcraft Article

The Game of the Old Days
Let’s play with the Japanese traditional games such as TAKEUMA(Bamboo stilts), WAMAWASI(hoop trundling),WANAGE(quoits), AYATORI(cat’scradle),OTEDAMA(beanbag),TAKEZAIKU(Bamboo working)
and so on!

  • Date: May 3rd , 2018 Thursday(national holiday) – May 5th ,
    2018 Saturday(national holiday)
    ※May 3rd & 4th WANAGE / May 5th TAKEUMA, WAMAWASI, TAKEZAIKU
  • Time: 11:00 – 12:00 / 13:00 – 15:00
  • Place: No.11 The Sakuda house, No.13 The Hirose house

Notice: TAKEZAIKU could be offered only for the first fifty arrivals

The Game of the Old Days

The Game of the Old Days

The Quiz of Minkaen for children (Shin-Etsu Regional Village)
We should find some mysteries in Minkaen. Let’s go for walking around and find the answer of a mystery.
The quiz is related to the Shin-Etsu Regional Village area. Minkaen Doctor Certificate is presented to the child who could answer all of the quiz.

  • Date: May 3rd, 2018 Thursday (national holiday) – May 5th, 2018 Saturday (national holiday)
  • Time: 10:30 – 14:30
    ※ This quiz activity is over when the stock of Minkaen Doctor Certificate run out.
  • Participant: children up to the age of junior high school student
  • Place: Shin-Etsu Regional Village (the reception is not yet fixed)
The Quiz of Minkaen for children

The Quiz of Minkaen for children

Let’s craft grasshopper with grass -The Grass Toy Experience-
Let’s try to make your original toys using palm leaves and enjoy playing with grass and flowers in Minkaen.
The grasshopper of grass exactly like the real is offered as a present for you.

  • Date: April, 30th, 2018 Monday (national holiday), May 4th, 2018 Friday (national holiday)
  • Time: 10:00 – 15:30
    ※This activity is over when the stock of the materials run out.
  • Place: No.6 The Sasaki house
Let’s craft grasshopper with grass

Let’s craft grasshopper with grass

Experience of WADAIKO(Japanese Drum) and NANKIN TAMASUDARE
NANKIN TAMASUDARE is the performance in which the performer transforms a specially-made bamboo screen into various shapes while chanting an accompanying poem. You could spend a great time enjoying this infrequent experience. The bamboo screen for children is also available. Please join us!

    • Date: May 6th, 2018 Sunday
    • Time: 11:00-12:00 / 13:30-14:30
Experience of WADAIKO(Japanese Drum) and NANKIN TAMASUDARE

Experience of WADAIKO(Japanese Drum) and NANKIN TAMASUDARE

Let’s touch it ! Let’s do it!
1. “Find out a knot! Play bingo of knot!”

  • Time: 11:00 –    ※ The ending time is at around 12:00.
  • Participant: children up to the age of junior high school student

Notice: Joining in midway is acceptable during this workshop.
Please come as soon as possible because this workshop is over when the materials go out of stock.

2. “The scaled pattern of something what at the folk house. Let’s make a KOINOBORI(a carp streamer)”

  • Time: 14:00 -14:50  (20min. workshop for each time)
  • Participant: children up to the age of junior high school student

Notice: This workshop is on a first-come-first-served basis.

Let’s touch it !  Let’s do it!

Let’s touch it ! Let’s do it!