Updated: Oct/23/2014

Culture(文化) Festival(祭) Food(食)

Harvest Festival & Ogawa Organic Fes 2014 ~ Sake Brewing from Rice Growing <4th>

Two festivals, Harvest Festival and Ogawa Organic Fes 2014, will be held on the same day (Nov.2)!! In the harvest festival, you will see the demonstration of thrashing the first rice crop of this year and taste the new rice with local traditional dishes. What do you think about the new organic rice? You will definitely feel it delicious.
And you can also enjoy organic foods like organic local beer, sake, pizza and so many other things in the Ogawa Organic Fes 2014. Of course, Music live and Movie make the festival as well. Let’s feel the high-quality organic staffs throughout your body on the day!!

The detailed information of Ogawa Organic Fes 2014:

-Schedule (Nov.2)-
07:35 Ikebukuro station (Tobu-Tojo line bound for Ogawamachi leaving at 7:45 we take)
09:30 Arrival at the Shimosato farm
10:00 Harvest Festival starts
11:00 Ogawa Organic Fes 2014 starts close on the Harvest Festival
14:30 Breakup

~Sake Brewing from Rice Growing~
This project is seven-shot project in Ogawa town which is famous for Japanese paper (traditional craft), Sake (water) and organic farming methods. Approximately one hundred people who are from not only local but also several areas join this project. Let’s brew the best sake together and make great memories over the course one year. Of course you can also just enjoy one or a couple individual activities.
-Annual Schedule-
1st (Jun.15) Rice planting & Onsen
2nd (Jul.6) Weeding & famous organic farm tour & unique Japanese dish
3rd (Oct.5) Rice harvesting & Drying with traditional way
4th (Nov.2) Harvest Festival with flesh rice and local traditional dish
5th (Dec.14) Japanese paper making & Onsen
6th (Feb.8) Sake brewery tour & sake bottle label making with Japanese paper & Onsen
7th (Mar.8) Sake coming-out party


マフィン(yokko cake)
無添加たこ焼き(かゑるの雲見 ヘロン)
甘酒スイーツとおかず(つぶつぶ雑穀料理 畑へおいで!)


07:35 池袋駅 (7:45発、東武東上線(急行) [小川町行き])
09:30 霜里農場到着
10:00 収穫祭(脱穀実演)
11:00 小川町オーガニックフェスと同時開催
14:30 解散

第1回 6/15  田植え+温泉
第2回 7/6  草取り+農場見学+流しそうめん
第3回 10/5  稲刈り+天日干し
第4回 11/2  収穫祭(収穫したお米で作ったおむすびと郷土料理である呉汁と一緒に)
第5回 12/14 和紙の紙漉き+温泉
第6回 2/8  酒造見学とお酒のラベル作成+温泉
第7回 3/8  日本酒完成+懇親会


Event Details

Date Nov/02/2014 - Nov/02/2014
Place Ogawa town, Saitama Pref.
Meeting place Ikebukuro station (around the elevator at the platform of Tobu-Tojo line)
Meeting time 7:35 AM
Price 3,800 yen
Note - A list of things to bring: chopsticks / dish / bowl
- Limit of 10 participants, on a first- come- first- served basis only through our website.
- We let you know on the bottom message board by the day before the event day if the event is postponed because of typhoon or some accident. (http://www.another-japan.com/events/detail/40)
- You can receive an invitation to SAKE-DRINKING PARTY if you join at least twice!!
- You can receive a 15% DISCOUNT from your third entry!!
- The price above includes the cooking ingredient of Harvest Festival and entrance fee of Ogawa Organic Fes 2014.

-Payment Instructions
  - Payment will guarantee your reservation for this event. Take note that we will not keep your reservation without payment.
  - Payments can be made by bank transfer online or visiting Japan Post Bank.
     Account Name: トクヒ)アナザージャパン (NPO Another Japan)
     Japan Post Bank / Branch: 10070 / Ordinary: 7869847
     (If you pay from Japanese bank, please use the branch code: 008.)
  - Group payment is no problem.

-Cancel Policy
- We can accept your cancelation and refund your money in full without bank transfer fees or Paypal handing fee if you cancel at least 10 days before the event day.
- There is 20% cancel charge if you cancel 6 - 9 days before the event day.
- There is 50% cancel charge, if you cancel 4 - 5 days before the event day.
- No refunds for same day cancelations and up to 3 days before the event.
- If you cannot attend but find a replacement for your spot you don’t need to cancel. (But please advise us of the name change)



      ゆうちょ銀行(9900) 店番:〇〇八(008) 普通:7869847




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