TsukuBlog

A Local Perspective on Life in Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan.

Special deals for seniors!

September 17 or the third Monday of September is “敬老の日(Keirou no hi),” or the Respect for Senior Citizens Day, which is a national holiday in Japan. Many businesses have special deals for seniors this weekend, so check their websites if you are planning on visiting some place this weekend.

Potiron no Mori
September 16, Sunday
11:00am: All you can eat BBQ at the restaurants
12:30pm and 5:30pm: Anpanman Shows
2:00pm: Bread-making contest
4:00pm: Free admission to the park starts
7:30pm: Naomi Tamura and Christina Hayashi Live
6:30pm: Bingo /Play for a chance to win a “Wii”
8:00pm: Fireworks display
Potiron-no-Mori will be open until 9:00pm during the festival.

September 17, Monday
Citizens over 60 years young and their grandchildren get in FREE!
11:00am: All you can eat BBQ at the restaurants
12:30pm and 2:30pm: Yes! Precure 5 Shows
1:30pm Bingo /Play for a chance to win a “Wii”

Tsukuba Wanwan Land (Dog Park) and
Ibaraki Prefectural Flowerpark in Ishioka
September 17, Monday
Senior citizens over 65 years old get in free!

I’ll list more if I see other good deals for seniors ;)