We have 40 amazingly creative people from over 25 PechaKucha Night cities flying to Tokyo this weekend for a meeting of the minds—we like to call it the PechaKucha Pow Wow. Ten of these cities will share their stories, and you’ll get a taste of the creative goods PechaKucha Nights bring to the global community—in the 20:20 presentation format: 20 images for 20 seconds each. Doors open at 7pm.
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 […]
10:30am – 4:00pm