A Norwegian DJ known worldwide for hits like It Ain’t Me, Born to be Yours and and First Time, Kygo is bringing his Kids in Love tour to Japan for one night only. Well known for remixes and collaborations with stars like Ellie Golding, Ed Sheeran and Imagine Dragons, he was also the first house music producer to perform at an Olympics Closing Ceremony in Rio in 2016.
Held at Saitama Super Arena, it’s a 5-10 minute walk from Saitama-Shintoshin station on the JR Keihin Tohoku Line and Kita-Yono station on the JR Saikyo Line.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no in-person Furusato Festival in 2021. There will be something happening online though. If you don’t have the time or money to go to those awesome but far-flung regional festivals, this is […]
Daikoku—a god of fortune—is offering up some good luck blessings to set your year off right at this traditional festival. Highlights of the festival include the following two events: On Saturday, a bone-chilling (literally) purification ceremony will be performed—”coming-of-age” participants will douse themselves […]
Note: Due to the new emergency restrictions in Tokyo, this event will now be online only. The Tokyo-based duo of Rie Takeuchi (baritone saxophone) and Gideon Juckes (tuba) present their first online concert, broadcast live from the fireside of a […]
Think second-hand kimonos, ceramics and other small trinkets. This is a good place to find stylish stuff and unusual souvenirs from Japan. Try to arrive early as both the market itself and the surrounding Yurakucho area with its many cafes […]