Season of Plums
Setagaya Plum Blossom Festival
From Japanese instrumental performances, rice cake pounding and a haiku workshop to a tea ceremony, plum-infused foods, and sweets — this festival offers a wide variety of events that you can enjoy by yourself, with your family or friends. It’s a great option to get you energized for spring by admiring the 650 red-and-white plum trees blossoming in Hanegi Park.
Power Of Visuals
Yebisu International Festival For Art & Alternative Visions 2020
Held annually since 2009, Yebisu International Festival aims to gather and encourage creativity through visual art exhibitions, movies, and dance performances. With “The Art Of Transportation” as this year’s theme, the event welcomes artists and expressionists from around the world who will be showcasing their works of art in various forms, including exhibitions, film screenings, live shows, workshops and more.
Not A Typical Cinema Night
Tokyo Northern Lights Festival 2020
For something a little different, Tokyo Northern Lights Festival is one event worth adding to your international culture calendar. Held at Shibuya’s Eurospace, this is an annual celebration of Nordic cinema, people, and culture. Featuring a carefully curated program of both cult classics and the new and relatively unknown, it’s not your typical movie night out.
Stop by at this festival dedicated to tableware which offers everything from English-style to Japanese …continue reading