Not an actual event as such but this free museum will be closing from February 16th for renovations that will not be finished until ‘winter 2015’ so catch it while you can.
NHK is Japan’s national broadcaster – similar to the UK’s BBC or Australia’s ABC – and has been around since Japan’s first radio broadcasts in 1925. A full breakdown of what you can expect to see can be found in the link.
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 […]
Held at the end of the architecturally marvelous Osanbashi pier, the Japan Brewers’ Cup is one of the major events on the craft beer calendar. It’s both a festival and as the name suggests, a contest between the brewers. Entrance […]
Held in temples across Japan on February 3rd, this festival cleanses away the evil of the previous year and drives away any evil spirits bringing bad luck to the new one. Held at the Yakuoin Temple, beans are thrown into […]