Lots of great events happening in Japan!
Stripes Japan | .
published: October 18, 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 Oct.18)
Niku Fes Tachikawa
Date: Through Oct. 21, 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. (weekday), 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. (weekend), Oct. 21 (the last day of fes), 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Venue: Showa Kinen Park
For more information, visit http://www.nikufes.jp/_tags/niku-fes_showa-kinen-park
Tokyo’s Exclusive Trapdoor Variety Show
Date: Oct. 24, 6:30 - 9 p.m.
Cost: Advance 1,500 yen. At the door 2,000 yen + one drink
Venue: Charlie Rose
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2259269344306423/
The Great Beer Bluff
Date: Oct. 25, 7 - 11 p.m.
Cost: 7,000 yen
Venue: BrewDog Roppongi
For more information, visit https://rij-npo.org/en/fundraising/great-beer-bluff-1809/
Tokyo Ramen Show Komazawa Daigaku
Date: Oct. 25 - Nov. 4, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Venue: Komazawa Olympic Park
Metropolis X Blacklist “Halloween After Dark”
Date: Oct. 27, 9 p.m. - midnight
Cost: 3,000 yen
Venue: Legato Sky Lounge
For more information, visit https://metropolisjapan.com/event/halloween2018/
The Big Draw Festival 2018
Date: Oct. 28, 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Cost: 1,000 yen
Venue: Yoyogi Park
For more information, visit https://www.divyamariekato.com/the-big-draw-japan-2018/
46th Hinonbashi Kyobashi Festival
Date: Oct. 28, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Venue: Chuo Dori street (Nihonbashi / Kyobashi)
For more information, visit http://nikkyo.net/english/
Bike Tokyo 2018
Date: Oct. 28, 7:15 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: 2,500-6,000 yen
Venue: Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery
Registration closes October 22
For more information, visit http://samuraisports.org/event/biketokyo/
Machida Jidai Matsuri 2018
Date: Oct. 28, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Venue: Serigaya Park
For more information, visit https://www.city.machida.tokyo.jp/kanko/miru_aso/ibe_gyou_matu/machida-jidaimatsuri2015.html
Halloween Dinner & Cocktail Night!
Date: Oct. 31, 6:30 - 11:30 p.m.
Cost: 3,500 yen
Venue: The Pink Cow Akasaka
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1117028321793877/
Through Nov. 1, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Venue: UltraSuperNew Gallery
For more information, visit https://gallery.ultrasupernew.com/tokyo/exhibition/digi-salon/
ILBS Christmas Charity Fair
Date: Nov. 3
Cost: 500 yen
Venue: Tokyo American Club Ballroom
Handmade Christmas ornaments, baked goods, and other handicrafts will be on sale.
Tokyo Roast Battle: Meltdown
Date: Nov. 4, 7:35 - 9:40 p.m.
Cost: 1,500 - 2,500 yen (includes a drink)
For more information, visit https://tokyoroastbattle5.peatix.com
The 8th International Friendly Run
Date: Nov. 11, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: 20km 4,900 yen, 10km 4,500 yen, 5km 3,900 yen, Relay Run 25km 3,500 yen per person (4 persons to 8 persons) (including charity donation)
Venue: Odaiba Symbol Promenade Park
For more information, visit https://www.sportsentry.ne.jp/entry/t/75917/e
Claudia Ahlering solo-show “Parasite Nature”
Date: Through Nov. 18, 1 - 7 p.m.
Venue: Hiromart Gallery
For more information, visit http://hiromartgalery.com
Bakemono-ten: Sunshine Aquarium Exhibition
Date: Through Nov. 25, 9 p.m.
Cost: 600 yen
Venue: Sunshine Aquarium
Sunshine Aquarium is currently hosting a special exhibition, Bakemono-ten, that features creatures with the specific expertise of hiding and camouflage.
For more information, visit http://www.sunshinecity.co.jp/event/e2031.html?from=aqua
In the Country of Fans, Japan
Date: Nov. 28 - Jan. 20, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Cost: Adult (General) 1,300 yen (Advance) 1,100 yen; College and High School Student (General) 1,000 yen (Advance) 800 yen.
Venue: Suntory Museum of Art
For more information, visit https://www.suntory.com/sma/exhibition/2018_5/index.html
Broadway Christmas Wonderland 2018
Date: Dec. 15, 16, 22, 23 & 24, 12:30 & 4:30 p.m., Dec. 19 & 21, 1 & 7 p.m., Dec. 20, 1 p.m., Dec. 25, 12:30 p.m.
Cost: 5,800 - 8,800 yen (weekdays), 6,800 - 9,800 yen (weekends)
Venue: Theatre Orb
For more information, visit Kyodo Tokyo (www.kyodotokyo.com/bcw), Bunkamura (http://my.bunkamura.co.jp/ticket/ProgramDetail/index/2749), Ticket Pia (http://w.pia.jp/t/bcw/), Lawson Ticket (http://l-tike.com/bcw/) or eplus (http://eplus.jp/bcw/).
Tokyo Hachimine Mountain Trail Race (40KM)
Date: Dec. 24, 7 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: 8,000 yen
Venue: Yuyake Koyake Fureai Village
For more information, visit http://samuraisports.org/event/hachimine/
Registration closes October 24