An event created for and by cat lovers, Meow Exhibition 7 is a festival celebrating our feline friends that happens once a year at the Design Festa Gallery in Harajuku. Over 50 groups gather to showcase their kitty cat inspired works at this event, decorating the entire gallery with cats for an entire week! By far (one of ) the most popular event at Design Festa Gallery—please stop by and experience the overwhelming cuteness that is Meow Exhibition!
Note the exhibition closes an hour earlier at 7pm on Jan 11th.
The Ark Hills antique market is much classier compared to some of Tokyo’s usual fairs. In addition to the amazing finds you can usually dig up at a flea market like jewelry and home goods, you can also find stylish […]
Every year, local shoemakers gather at Tamahime Inari Shrine for the Kon-Kon Kutsu Ichi (“Shoe Festival”). In a gesture of customer appreciation, these companies sell their goods (men’s shoes, women’s shoes, sneakers, sandals, bags, belts, leather accessories and material, etc.) for […]
Watching Sumo wrestlers trying to make babies cry might seem like an odd pastime, but in Asakusa’s Sensoji it’s an age-old tradition. The 400-year-old event takes place at a few different temples and shrines across Japan but this is by […]
Ryogoku is a neighborhood with a long history as the center of Japan’s national sport of sumo. It’s also the home to some major museums. This event, was started to highlight the many points of interest in the area (nigiwai is […]