Nov 16
~
Nov 17

Queer Tokyo Fair Vol. 1

Free

Tokyo’s first queer culture festival showcasing independent publications and art from Asia and around the world with a focus on sexuality, gender, and feminism.

In addition to the zines and art, there’ll be live music performances and a special screening of “Weekends”—a documentary on Korea’s first and only gay choir and their mission to gain acceptance. (The film will be subtitled in both English and Japanese.)

The venue is PURX in Taito-ku, a newly opened vegan cafe and event space. While the fair is free to enter, screenings of the film cost ¥1,000. It will be on at 7.30pm on the 16th – to register for a ticket (payment taken at the door) please fill in this form.

Tokyo's Best Events and Cultural Activities in Your Inbox Every Week

Related Events
  • Early
    Aug

    Asagaya Tanabata Festival

    Cancelled

    The Asagaya Tanabata Festival takes place every year in the Asagaya Pearl Center. The festival is tradition in East Asian culture taking names such as Qixi Festival in China and Chilseok in South Korea. It celebrates the meeting of two […]

    Free
  • Jul 23
    ~
    Aug 8

    2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics

    Rescheduled

    The rescheduled 32nd modern Olympic Games will be held in and around Tokyo over a two week period in mid Summer 2020 mid Summer 2021. Despite the year change, organizers are sticking with the “2020” in the name. The main […]

  • Aug 7
    ~
    Aug 8

    Illustration Exhibition: We Exist

    We Exist is an illustration exhibition that calls for a raised awareness of under-representation and exclusivity of people in contemporary media. About the artist Marmenlind is a Swedish writer and illustrator based in Tokyo. Whether it be through printed words […]

    11:00am – 5:00pm
    Free