Hopefully the first of many, Hive will be holding a Christmas market with accessories, an eco-friendly corner and live music. Free to enter and fully-festive, there will be mulled wine, food stalls to peruse and lots of ideas for your christmas shopping.
Some of the stall highlights include Canpachi’s dried flower accessories, pre-loved clothes from Love Charity Tokyo and antiques from Arlequin. Pair that with Sustainable Living Tokyo’s eco corner and homemade quiche from Kirin Shokudou and you have yourself a perfect afternoon to get into the seasonal spirit.
Approximately 3,500 fireworks will be launched at Hachioji Shimin Kyujo Ballpark, Fujimori Park. While the show is quite a small one, you can expect a good variety of explosions. It’s a 15-minute walk from Nishi-Hachioji Station on the JR Chuo Line […]
Late July sees the annual Shinjuku Eisa Festival. Eisa is a traditional dance originating in the Okinawan islands. The traditional costumes, dancing and drumming are quite different to what you’re likely to see in other festivals in Japan. The organizers are only expecting […]
This is the biggest summer festival of the year in the trendy neighborhood of Kagurazaka. The first two days of the festival (Wed-Thu) consist of a Hozugi Market (the seeds of the winter cherry are sold for ceremonial purposes at […]
One of central Tokyo’s biggest but least-known ‘Bon’ dance festivals. The area around the bus rotary on the west side of JR Ebisu Station is transformed into a giant yukata-clad dance circle around the lantern strewn yagura at the center. […]