Tokyo Events This Week: Beer Drinking and Disco Dancing

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Tokyo events for Monday, January 21 to Sunday, January 27, 2019

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Japan Brewers’ Cup 2019

A competition where national breweries battle it out for top hops honor. Besides the judging portion, it’s also a craft beer festival. The ¥500 entry gives you access to over 300 varieties of beer.

 Japan Brewers' Cup 2020

Dates:Late Jan, 2020
Entry:
Adults:
Advance sales: ¥500

Usokae Bullfinch Exchange

The bullfinch figurine exchange is a 200-year-old ritual said to renew your good fortune for the year ahead.



 Usokae Bullfinch Exchange

Dates:24th Jan–25th Jan, 2020
Entry:Free

Free Admission Day at National Museum of Western Art

Check out the extensive permanent collection at the Museum of Western Art in Ueno Park. Works includes paintings from the late medieval period through to the 20th century and modern French sculpture.

 National Museum of Western Art - Free Admission Day

Dates:23rd Feb, 2019
Entry:Free

Discodayo: I Feel L/o/v/e Cold!

A disco party in Shibuya playing the best of 70s disco, 80s boogie, 2000s nu disco, funk, soul, and everything in between.

 Discodayo: I Feel L/o/v/e Cold!

Disco Dayo
Dates:26th Jan, 2019
Entry:
Adults:
On the door: ¥1,500

Daikoku Matsuri

The Daikoku Festival features two interesting ceremonies: a ice-cold purification ceremony for coming-of-age participants and a traditional fish-slicing ritual.

 Daikoku Matsuri

Dates:Late Jan, 2020
Entry:Free

Ekoda Night Bazaar

Some solid family fun to be had at this nighttime market. There will be locals shops selling their wares on the streets, yatai (street food) stalls serving up some sweet and savory treats, lion dances and activities for kids.

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 Ekoda Night Bazaar

Dates:26th May, 2018
Entry:Free

Akasaka Antique Market in Ark Hills

A nice market for some sold antique hunting. Peruse the stalls for jewelry, home goods, clothing and much more. There are also food trucks parked if all that shopping leaves you peckish.

 Akasaka Antique Market in Ark Hills

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Dates:24th Feb, 2019
Entry:Free

Cyber Duchamp

Inspired by the works of French artist Marcel Duchamp, Terai investigates the idea of authorship, ownership, and art production in the digital age in his new series of paintings.


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 Cyber Duchamp

Cyber Duchamp Art
Dates:18th Jan–25th Jan, 2019
Entry:Free

Yeka Haski : “Character a day”

Tokyo-based artist Yeka Haski exhibits her colourful characters at Mograg art gallery.

 Yeka Haski : "Character a day"

Character a Day by Yeka Haski
Dates:5th Jan–27th Jan, 2019
Entry:Free

Midtown Ice Rink

The outdoor ice rink at Tokyo Midtown is up and running for a perfectly winter activity.

 Midtown Ice Rink

Dates:7th Jan–3rd Mar, 2019
Entry:
Adults:
On the door: ¥1,500
Children:
On the door: ¥1,000

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