Animal Crossing New Leaf JP: Children’s Day

Just a quick update to keep you apprised of the goings on in Kasen Village. Today is a holiday in Japan, Children’s Day. Children’s Day, also called Boy’s Day is a day for celebrating the future of sons. Cloth carp streamers called koinobori are displayed for Children’s Day. These are been available for purchase at the store from May 1-5.

koinobori

koinobori

Shizu-chan aka Isabelle was waiting in town square to hand out gifts. I love her shirt! She gave me a newspaper hat to celebrate Children’s Day. I figured I would be silly and dance. She joined in. 😉

I want that shirt!

I want that shirt!

The carp is eating my head!

The carp is eating my head!

dancing with Shizu-chan

dancing with Shizu-chan

Also today is Minori’s birthday. I completely forgot about it. She still had a party, but didn’t get anything great.

Minori's birthday party at Nelson's house.

Minori’s birthday party at Nelson’s house.

She has bed head. That tells you how much she's been out making friends before her birthday.

She has bed head. That tells you how much she’s been out making friends before her birthday.