Over 30 years ago artists in London and Philadelphia performed at Live Aid to help North Africa, which was overwhelmed by famine, disease and droughts. Fast forward 30 years where the inspiration has culminated to bring artists in Tokyo to support sustainable development globally. This spectacular event will help the neglected poor in Cambodia, Ethiopia and the Philippines become self-reliant. Thanks to Hobgoblin Tokyo for hosting the event for the fourth year running. 100% of the proceeds will help HOPE in our mission of helping the neglected poor become self-reliant. To sign up for early-bird tickets put your name here.
Jodoji is a temple in Akasaka in the shadow of the Biz Tower. This festival is one of the first summer festivals in the area and sees an interesting mix of residents and local office workers converging on the temple. […]
The 71st Ome City Nohryo Fireworks Festival features 4,132 fireworks to be hurled into the night sky over Nagayama Park in Ome City in the evening of the first Saturday in August. The festivities will begin at 7:30pm and conclude […]
A traditional summer shrine festival at one of the most serene shrines in central Tokyo. Thankfully, the festival takes place during the relative cool of the late afternoon and early evening. Expect all the summer festival standards—yatai (food trucks), games, […]
Dance to the beat of the taiko drums—or just watch—at this annual Bon dance festival at Tsukiji Honganji temple. As a bonus of being so close to the gourmet hot spots of Tsukiji Market and Ginza, there will be various […]