A concert at Shimokitazawa’s premier rock ‘n’ roll venue, Shimokitazawa Three presents a night of rock and roll debauchery. The lineup includes Wolf 17 (a.k.a. Guitar Wolf), The Havenot’s, The Let’s Go’s, and The Fadeaways with Deckrec maestro Nemoto-san on the wheels of steel.
There is no cover charge but each person must buy one drink ticket at the door, which costs 500 yen – otherwise the event is free
Approximately 3,500 fireworks will be launched at Hachioji Shimin Kyujo Ballpark, Fujimori Park. While the show is quite a small one, you can expect a good variety of explosions. It’s a 15-minute walk from Nishi-Hachioji Station on the JR Chuo Line […]
Late July sees the annual Shinjuku Eisa Festival. Eisa is a traditional dance originating in the Okinawan islands. The traditional costumes, dancing and drumming are quite different to what you’re likely to see in other festivals in Japan. The organizers are only expecting […]
This is the biggest summer festival of the year in the trendy neighborhood of Kagurazaka. The first two days of the festival (Wed-Thu) consist of a Hozugi Market (the seeds of the winter cherry are sold for ceremonial purposes at […]
One of central Tokyo’s biggest but least-known ‘Bon’ dance festivals. The area around the bus rotary on the west side of JR Ebisu Station is transformed into a giant yukata-clad dance circle around the lantern strewn yagura at the center. […]
6:00pm – 9:30pm