If looking at real trees is not, for some reason, your sort of thing, head into central Tokyo’s Nihonbashi district for a packed, eclectic sakura experience. Although the area isn’t quite as packed with cherry trees as some other parts of town, it more than makes up for this by the astonishing variety of cherry blossom-themed installations.
Major local landmarks the Mitsui Building and Coredo Muromachi are illuminated at night, while the street leading to Fukutoku Shrine features an audio-visual digital cherry avenue. There are also food stalls featuring gourmet snacks of all kinds, art exhibitions, and music. And, rumor has it, there’s also a treasure-hunt…
For nearly a decade now, This&That Café has been an opportunity for creative minds to converge and collaborate. People come for the art, the music, the good vibes, and the serendipitous interactions. It seems like ages since we have been […]
3 Monkeys Entertainment brings you a special 4th of July comedy show at Hudson New York Dining in Higashi-Nakano featuring comedians from Taiwan, Japan, South-East Asia and the USA. Asahi beer and house wine will be priced at 500 yen […]
Although this event officially runs for almost a week, apart from Saturday and Sunday in the middle, the festival consists of the decorations only and the traditional tanabata activity of writing your wish on a strip of paper and tying […]
In its 70th year, Hiratsuka’s Tanabata is the biggest in the Kanto region, attracting around 1.7m visitors over the three days of the festival. The colourful festivities will be centered around the shopping street on the north side of Hiratsuka […]
This will be fifth incarnation of the biggest Italian festival in Japan, organised by the Italian Chember of Commerce and offering a taste of Italian life. The two-day event will feature displays of Italian fashion, cars, brands and plenty of […]
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