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Cinco de Mayo Japan Festival – May 12-13

Come down to Odaiba and commemorate Mexico’s historic Battle of Puebla with a fully international festival featuring a diverse array of music, dance, and food.

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Bar Hopping in Shibuya
Explore the underground food scene in one of Tokyo's coolest nightlife districts, with a friendly local guide. Experience Shibuya like you live there, by sharing a table with locals and sampling Japanese beer and pub dishes. A bar-hopping tour is one of the most popular ways to experience the city!

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Design Festa: Spring Edition – May 12-13

Also on in Odaiba this weekend is the 47th instalment of Asia’s biggest art event—Design Festa. Expect all things creative, with live performances and a workshop area to boot.

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Tokyo Yamathon – May 12

Take part in a novel fundraising challenge that sees small teams walking or running through the city, checking in at all 29 stations of the JR Yamanote loop line within a 12-hour time limit.

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Thai Festival 2018 – May 12-13

Spring is a great time to visit Yoyogi Park, and this weekend’s Thai Festival is the perfect opportunity. Pop by for authentic Thai cuisine, crafts and music!

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Photo by Guilhem Vellut used under CC

Takao Wakaba Festival – Until May 27

Strap on those hiking boots and head to Mount Takao for a spring celebration that includes music, tea ceremony and dance!

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Danchi Dreams Photography Exhibition – May 12-13

Reimagine the housing projects of Tokyo, and with them a city’s dreams, at a beyond-cool event in an abandoned factory-now-gallery.

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Narita (NRT) or Haneda (HND) Airport Limousine Bus Transfer
Some cheap luxury to welcome you when you arrive at the aiport in Tokyo. A great option if you have luggage, but don't have the budget for a taxi.

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