Pick Japan’s Best Strawberries & Make Your Own Strawberry Daifuku in Namegata, Ibaraki Prefecture!

10.March.2018 | FOOD / SPOT

Namegata Farmers Village is an experience-based agricultural theme park located in the city of Namegata in Ibaraki Prefecture. The site is currently holding a strawberry picking event where you can get your hands on Japan’s best strawberries. You can also have a go at making your own strawberry daifuku, a popular Japanese confection, until April 8th.


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At the “strawberry picking” event, you get 20-minutes max to pick and eat all of the strawberries you can, and you can enjoy making your own strawberry daifuku using your freshly picked strawberries. You have a choice of 2 anko pastes to fill your daifuku with: the classic red b ean ‘tsubuan’ and the sweet potato ‘imoan’. Pick your favourite to make a daifuku that you love.



Get involved in this special event which you can only experience at Namegata Farmers Village.



Make Your Own Daifuku – Summary

(Japanese Event Title: 「いちご大福作り」 in なめファ~イベント)

Location: Namegata Farmers Village Club House & Namegata Strawberry Farmers’ Strawberry House

Date: Weekends & Holidays between March 3, 2018–April 8, 2018

Time: 11:00-13:00 / 14:00-16:00 (2 Slots Per Day)

TEL: 0299-87-1130

URL:  http://www.namegata-fv.jp/event/ichigodaifuku/