The ginkgo trees of Hachioji were planted along the streets when the city expanded during the Showa period. Hachioji will have a festival to celebrate, with parades, community walks, and stalls
The usual highlight of this festival is a tour of sekisho (ancient security checkpoints) complete with vintage pass permits for ¥500. There will be a a 5.5 km walk and stamp rally from the Oiwake area sekisho to the Kobotoke area sekisho.
The 2022 event promises to be closer to the pre-COVID event than the limited event held in 2020 and 2021.
This festival promises to be Japan’s biggest Philippines event of the year. Taking place in Yoyogi Park, this Philippines Embassy-supported festival will feature domestic entertainers as well as those flown in from the Philippines. Given the large Filipino population in […]
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November is the best time to see the autumn leaves on Mt. Takao. The “Mt. Takao Autumn Leaves Festival” is held in time with this season. On weekends and holidays throughout the month, there are various exhibitions like taiko drumming, […]
Head on over to Gallery Conceal Shibuya and dive into Tokyo’s underground art world. This free event gives you the chance to mingle with the city’s most talented creatives while also taking in the surrounding artwork on display. A message […]