Tokyo events for Mon, June 13 to Sun, June 19, 2022

This week enjoy the in-the-flesh return of the Taiwan Festival, seasonal flower festivals and the annual opening of one of Tokyo’s most unique beer gardens.

Taiwan Festival Tokyo, Ueno Park

Since travel has been off the cards for so long, this is one of your best chances to get a taste of Taipei’s famous night markets with Taiwan Festival Tokyo returning to Ueno Park.

Bunkyo Ajisai Festival, Hakusan Shrine

Ajisai is the Japanese word for hydrangea. Nothing marks the start of Tokyo’s rainy season quite like these beautiful flowers. There are lots of hydrangea festivals on throughout Tokyo, but the one at Hakusan Shrine is one of the best.

Suggested Activity
Maid Cafe Experience at Maidreamin Tokyo
Take a peek into Japan’s cosplay scene when you’re welcomed by maids as you enter the cafe Get attentive service from waitresses dressed in cute maid outfits Snap photos of characteristic dishes, from the savory meals to the delicious desserts Enjoy the energetic atmosphere and entertaining performances by the maids Take a souvenir photograph with the maid before you leave! ...

Katsushika Iris Festival, Horikiri Shobukoen Garden

Known as shobu in Japanese, irises are another flower that marks the beginning of summer in Tokyo.

Takao Beer Mount, Mount Takao

The beer garden on the summit of Mount Takao opens for its annual season from June 15th. There’s no hurry though, as Takao Beer Mount won’t close until October 15th.

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