Check out these great events in Japan!
Stripes Japan | .
published: June 21, 2018
Editor's note: There's a lot of stuff happening off base, so read below and then head off for some fun! (This was updated June 21)
Hakkeijima Hydrangea Festival
Through July 1
The Hakkeijima Hydrangea Festival is back for its 18th year and is ready to showcase over 20 thousand of its hydrangeas on the man-made island.
For more information, visit http://www.seaparadise.co.jp/special/ajisaifesta/ or http://www.seaparadise.co.jp/index.html
Africa Hibiya Festival
June 23 - 24, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
The Africa Hibiya Festival will have a food court, a bazaar full of beautiful crafts, work-shops where you can play African games and make accessories, and live stage performances, featuring authentic African musicians and dancers.
For more information, visit http://africah.web.fc2.com/event/e-hibiya2018.html
Short Shorts Film Festival
Through June 24, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Asia’s largest short film festival is back! 250 selected short films from over 10,000 submitted works will be on display at the 20-day event in Harajuku and Omotesando.
For more information, visit http://www.shortshorts.org/2018/
WWE Live Japan
June 29, 7 p.m., June 30, 5 p.m.
Cost: 4,000 - 40,000 yen
Don’t miss opportunities to see AJ Styles, Daniel Bryan, Shinsuke Nakamara, The Miz, New Day, Asuka, and Charlotte Flair live at Ryogoku Sumo Arena!
For more information, visit https://wwelive.jp/en/
Ise-Shima Satoumi Triathlon 2018 (Swim 1.5KM / Bike 40KM / Run 10KM)
Jul. 1, 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Oyahama Beach Resort
Cost: 24,000 yen
Registration ends May 1, 2018!
Ise Shima, home to the most sacred Shinto Shrine, is hosting their annual Ise Shima Satoumi Triathlon that brings international and local athletes together in Mie Prefecture.
For more information, visit http://samuraisports.org/event/iseshimasatoumitriathlon/
Le Corbusier / Chandigarh – Creation and Context –
Through July 16, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
General: 3,000 yen
University Student: 2,000 yen
High School Student and below: 1,000 yen
For more information, visit https://archi-depot.com/exhibition/le-corbusier_chandigarh
Festival Indonesia 2018
Jul. 28 - 29, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Come and enjoy fantastic Indonesian food and entertainment!
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/FestivalIndonesiaTokyo/
Forest Beer Garden
Through Sept. 29, 5 - 10 p.m. (weekdays), noon - 10 p.m. (weekends)
Cost : Free
For more information, visit http://mbg.rkfs.co.jp or www.meijijingugaien.jp