If the word “sake” gets a reaction from you that’s anywhere between “What’s a sake?” to “Hell yes, please!”, head over to this year’s Sake Fukurou Matsuri for an afternoon of Japan’s iconic alcoholic beverage and food. This year’s theme is “Pairings”, so prepare to taste test delicious combinations.
The event is held in Ikebukuro Station. It’s ¥1,500 for a ticket and ¥2,000 for a day ticket, so come in and take it slowly.
The Japan Media Arts Festival is a showcase of popular media art in Japan with four divisions – art, entertainment, manga and animation. This year the event will be held across a series of locations in Odaiba including the Miraikan, […]
Head to Katsushika City in Tokyo for the yearly iris flower festival, taking place at Horikiri Shobuen Garden and Mizumoto Park. The Horikiri Shobuen Garden boats 6,000 iris plants and 200 varieties, while Mizumoto Park is home to 14,000 flowers […]
Due to COVID-19, only the trade days are going ahead for 2021. The public days are cancelled. The Tokyo Toy Show is Japan’s biggest show for the toy trade. While the first two days (Thursday and Friday) are trade only […]
A Taiwan food festival in the heart of Ueno Park. Peruse the various sweet and savory food stalls. And don’t leave without trying a Taiwanese favorite: lychee fruit. (There’s even a lychee seed-throwing contest on the weekend days. Anyone can participate […]