Cheapo Weekend for Sep 1-2: Jazz, Shine Festivals and Flea Markets

Adriana Paradiso

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Tokyo Jazz Festival

Calling all jazz lovers! While there are paid performances around the city, there are plenty of free ones at Yoyogi Park Friday through Sunday.

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 Tokyo Jazz Festival

Dates:Late Aug
~
Early Sep, 2019
Entry:Free

Kitazawa Hachiman Shrine Festival

A festive event in the hip Shimokitazawa neighborhood with traditional mikoshi (portable shrines) and dashi (wheeled floats) being paraded throughout the streets.

 Kitazawa Hachiman Shrine Festival

Dates:Early Sep, 2019
Entry:Free

Ohi Racecourse Flea Market

One of Tokyo’s biggest and most popular flea markets—pop by to give secondhand wares and fashion goods a loving home.



 Ohi Racecourse Flea Market

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Dates:30th Mar–31st Mar, 2019
Entry:Free

“The Yosakoi” Oedo Soran Festival

This yosakoi (a traditional summertime dance) festival, taking place at Kiba Park, will feature 45 competing dance teams. It’s a uniquely Japanese sight to see if you haven’t attended a festival of the kind yet.

 "The Yosakoi" Oedo Soran Festival

yosakoi
Dates:Early Sep, 2019
Entry:Free

Summer Sounds Vol.27

Keep the summer vibes going by attending this rooftop DJ party with top-shelf views of the iconic Shibuya Scramble.

 Summer Sounds Vol.27

Shibuya 109
Dates:1st Sep, 2018

Museum of Modern Art – Free Admission Day

The MOMAT houses mainly Japanese works of the 20th century including a number deemed ‘Important Cultural Properties’ or masterpieces—see it all for free this Sunday.

 Museum of Modern Art - Free Admission Day

momat
Dates:7th Apr, 2019
Entry:Free

Shinagawa Intercity Flea Market

Another big flea market, this one indoor, selling everything from home wares, art, vintage clothes and more.

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 Shinagawa Intercity Flea Market

tokyo flea market
Dates:31st Mar, 2019
Entry:Free

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

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Adriana's Tokyo favorites are: Mizumoto Park, Gokokuji Temple Tokyo
Filed under: Events, Things to do
Tags: DJ, Flea Market, Jazz, Live Music, Market, Mikoshi, Shrine, Summer, Yosakoi
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