Tokyo’s craziest comedy show returns for the season II opener. Returning vets and all new battlers go head to head in a verbal war of wits. This show is NOT for the faint of heart. All four previous shows have been straight sellouts, so buying tickets in advance is recommended and arriving early is the best guarantee for a good seat.
Vinay Murthy (USA) vs Sam O’Toole (UK),
ItsKey Naka (JPN) vs Peter Sidell (UK)
Grudge match! Buc (US) and Alex C (UK)
The Battle of Falafel: Hayatt Shah (SNG) vs Elizabeth Hickey (US)
Judges will include last year’s winner and all around heal, Bill Miller and Kenyan comedian Evans Musoka.
Held in temples across Japan on February 3rd, this festival cleanses away the evil of the previous year and drives away any evil spirits bringing bad luck to the new one. Held at the Yakuoin Temple, beans are thrown into […]
As the name suggests, this little market is all about reducing waste and wastefulness—the perfect antidote to Tokyo’s shop-till-you-drop culture. It’s a good place to pick up snazzy secondhand clothes for cheap-cheap, as well as DVDs, CDs (remember those?), books […]
Back in the Edo days, kites were considered lucky charms that help ward off fires, which were rampant at that time. Since then, a Kite Market is held annually on the Days of the Horse where kites are displayed and […]
After Japan re-opened its borders to the world, in the 1850s, many Chinese traders settled in the port city of Yokohama. Almost a century later, in 1955, part of Yokohama was officially renamed Yokohama Chukagai: Yokohama Chinatown. It is now […]
1:00pm – 7:00pm