Tokyo Events This Week: Nov 5-11, 2018

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Tokyo Cheapo Downtown Drinks

Join the TC gang and fellow cheapos for a drink (or few) and casual mingling at Commune 2nd. This is our 32nd casual meet-up and all are welcome—from readers to travelers to mysterious strangers.

 Downtown Drinks #32

Dates:8th Nov, 2018
Entry:Free

This&That Cafe Vol.40: Sounds of Winter

One of our favorite events in the city, This&That offers an interdisciplinary evening of art and music—plus good vibes and cold drinks!



 This&That Cafe Vol.40: Sounds of Winter

Dates:9th Nov, 2018
Entry:
Adults:
On the door: ¥1,000

Craft Beer & Comedy

Good food, great beer and belly laugh-inducing English stand-up comedy is the perfect way to kick-start your Saturday evening in Roppongi.

 Craft Beer & Comedy

Comedy Sumoslam
Dates:10th Nov, 2018
Entry:
Adults:
On the door: ¥1,500

Farmers and Kids Festa 2018

This event lets parents pass that tricky “Where does food come from?” question onto real farmers, who will hold educational seminars on agriculture for kids. In addition, there will be an array of food options available and various farm animals to befriend.

 Farmers and Kids Festa 2019

Dates:
Entry:Free

Kagurazaka Street Stage O-edo Tour

For a taste of the Edo period, head to Kagurazaka’s Zenkokuji Temple for various traditional Japanese performing arts. The event features leading artists, both young and seasoned, who will showcase street performances, dances and traditional parlor games.

 Kagurazaka Street Stage O-edo Tour

Dates:
Entry:Free

Design Festa Vol. 48 – Fall Edition

What could be the largest art event in the world is coming back to Tokyo Bight Sight in Odaiba this weekend. Feast your eyes on over 15,000 exhibitions, including 125 live painting performances.

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 Design Festa Vol. 48 – Fall Edition

design festa
Dates:
Entry:
Adults:
Advance sales: ¥800
On the door: ¥1,000

Snow Bank Pay it Forward

Ready for snow in Tokyo? A slope of the white stuff and a rail will be set up at Yoyogi Park where you can snowboard and sled. There will also be food, music and a skateboarding ramps if you’re just not ready for snow to be in your life yet. This event is partnered with Red Cross to raise awareness about becoming a bone marrow donor, hence the “Pay It Forward” part of the name.

 Snow Bank Pay It Forward

Dates:
Entry:Free

Exotic Modern at Tokyo Teien Museum

This Art Deco exhibition explores the influence of “exotic” cultures on art and fashion in early 20th century France.


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 Exotic Modern at Tokyo Teien Museum

Exotic Modern at Tokyo Teian
Dates:6th Oct–14th Jan, 2019
Entry:
Adults:
Advance sales: ¥960
On the door: ¥1,200
Students:
Advance sales: ¥760
On the door: ¥960
Over 65s:
Advance sales: ¥480
On the door: ¥600

Cheese Festa

What better way to celebrate Cheese Day in Japan (Nov 11) than with a cheese-tasting event? EBiS303, an event hall in Ebisu, will host the festa where you can try various domestic and international varieties of the stinky stuff over the weekend. Yes, there will be wine.

 Cheese Festa 2019

cheese festa
Dates:
Entry:Free

Mt. Takao Autumn Leaves Festival

Visit nearby Mt. Takao for the perfect fall day trip. The tree leaves are autumnally clad, plus there will be traditional performances and market stalls throughout the month.

 Mt. Takao Autumn Leaves Festival

Dates:1st Nov–30th Nov, 2018
Entry:Free
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Filed under: Events, Things to do
Tags: Art, Autumn, Cheese, Comedy, Craft Beer, Design Festa, Drinks, Edo, Event, Family Friendly, Koyo
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