Cheapo Weekend for June 23-24: Culture Festivals and Free Yoga

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Taiwan Festival Tokyo 2018

taiwan festival
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A Taiwan food festival in the heart of Ueno Park. Try a myriad of tasty treats including Taiwanese favorite: lychee.

 Taiwan Festival Tokyo 2019

taiwan festival
Dates:
Entry:Free

VYS621 Yoga Matsuri

Join a friendly English-speaking guide on a tour of Japanese bars in Shinjuku and Ebisu—Tokyo's most loved areas for good pub grub and drinks. Enjoy local dishes click here for details
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Celebrate International Yoga Day with a free outdoor yoga lesson with Indian yoga master Sudhakar

 VYS621 Yoga Matsuri

Dates:21st Jun, 2018
Entry:Free

Perfect Liars Club: Joyful June Edition

Perfect Liars Club is the smash-hit US comedy story interrogation show taking Tokyo by storm. Four people tell a story, and three are completely true. But one person is telling you a lie. Listen, laugh, interrogate, vote. Can you spot the liar?

 Perfect Liars Club: Joyful June Edition

Dates:22nd Jun, 2018
Entry:
Adults:
Advance sales: ¥2,000
On the door: ¥2,000

Africa Hibiya Fest

Photo by S Pakhrin used under CC

A festival to celebrate and learn about African culture, lifestyles, food, dances, music, fashion and more.



 Africa Hibiya Festival

Dates:
Entry:Free

Shimokitazawa Japan

A Shimokitazawa community event that aims to strengthen Japanese and foreigner relations through free food, music and games!

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Dates:24th Jun, 2018
Entry:
Adults:
On the door: ¥1,000

Japan Media Arts Festival

Japan Media Arts Festival
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The festival showcases various aspects of popular media art in Japan, including entertainment, manga and animation. See creative works from over 70 countries.

 Japan Media Arts Festival

Dates:
Entry:Free

Mi Casa Es Su Casa Exhibition and Workshop

Coinciding with the rainy season, this exhibition features an interactive installation centered around umbrellas. Visitors can admire the artwork on display, or even create umbrella art of their own!

 Mi Casa Es Su Casa Exhibition and Workshop

Dates:16th Jun–15th Jul, 2018
Entry:Free

Mt. Takao Beer Mount

Photo by Jean-Marc Bolfing used under CC

If you like your beer gardens with a sweet view, try the one atop Mt. Takao—the highest beer garden in Tokyo. Make sure you go hungry and thirsty though, it’s an all-you-can-drink deal (don’t worry, there’s more than beer) accompanied by an all-you-can-eat buffet.

 Mt. Takao Beer Mount

Dates:15th Jun–15th Oct, 2018

For more top Tokyo events happening this month, see our June recommendations.


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