Meaning Chrysanthemum Exhibition, the Kikkaten is an annual celebration of the seasonal flower. As the flower of the Imperial Family, the flower has a certain prestige about it, and what better place to admire it than one of Tokyo’s grandest shrines. This exhibition has a vast array of flowers from rare kinds to bonsai versions and adds an added level of beauty to the grounds as you explore.
From October 18th to 29th, Shinrin Park in Saitama Prefecture will hold a light-up and illumination event called “Halloween Night in the Forest”. Walk through the park at night enjoying the Halloween-themed artworks and installations, which include: a Sogetsu-style space […]
The 2021 event (like the 2020 event) is being held online. The info below is for the in-person event. Get ready to experience real Japanese flavors! This three-day food festival is jam-packed with 100 authentic Japanese experiences for kids and […]
The Yamathon is a fundraising challenge where teams of three or four people compete to walk or run through Tokyo, visiting all 30 stations of the famous JR Yamanote train line. Teams can also choose to do a half-Yamathon, finishing […]