Hatsune Miku RETURNS to the US this Summer! 🗓 🗺

Hatsune Miku Expo 2018 Concert at Hammerstein Ballroom Saturday, July 14 at 8:00 p.m. Manhattan Center Hammerstein Ballroom – 311 W 34th Street You may ask – What is Hatsune Miku? Hatsune Miku is a Japanese music sensation, a 16-year-old blue-haired girl with a unique voice and prodigious energy. What makes her special is that she is not a human singer, but a virtual persona … Continue reading Hatsune Miku RETURNS to the US this Summer! 🗓 🗺

Ema Painting: The Year of the Dog at Japan Society 🗓 🗺

Ema Painting: The Year of the Dog at Japan Society Thursday, January 18 at 6:30 p.m. Admission: $40/$35 Japan Society members, seniors, and students 2018 is the Year of the Dog — get your New Year started out on the right “paw” at this ema making workshop. Ema, or votive wooden plaques, are offered at shrines in Japan to express one’s prayers or gratitude. Originally depicting … Continue reading Ema Painting: The Year of the Dog at Japan Society 🗓 🗺

JapanFes ‘J-Night New Years Party 2018’ at Room Mate Grace Hotel 🗓 🗺

JapanFes ‘J-Night New Years Party 2018’ Party it up Japan style in this New Year 2018! Saturday, January 20 from 9:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m. Room Mate Grace Hotel, DIP Aqua Bar & Lounge – 125 W. 45th Street Admission: Advance Ticket (Online) Tickets $30.00/person Pair Tickets $25.00/person (Total $50.00) At the Door Sales (Cash Only) Tickets $35.00/person Pair Tickets $30.00/person (Total $60.00) Attire: Comfortable … Continue reading JapanFes ‘J-Night New Years Party 2018’ at Room Mate Grace Hotel 🗓 🗺
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Azasu 2018 New Year Party 🗓

Azasu 2018 New Year Party Wednesday, January 3 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Azasu – 49 Clinton Street (between Stanton and Rivington Streets) Admission: $60 (plus tax) At Azasu’s New Year celebration, guests will enjoy all-you-can-eat traditional Japanese osechi ryori dishes such as mochi (rice cakes) and ozoni (soup). The sake is sponsored by Sake Discoveries, and there will be special New Year gifts … Continue reading Azasu 2018 New Year Party 🗓
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NiA NYC Solo Concert 🗓

    Nia NYC Solo Concert Thursday, December 28 from 8:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3 – 185 Orchard Street (between E. Houston and Stanton Streets) Admission: $20 New York-based Japanese singer NiA, the stage name of Orange Pekoe vocalist Tomoko Nagashima, makes her first appearance at Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3. The concert marks her solo debut concert in New … Continue reading NiA NYC Solo Concert 🗓
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The 2017 JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide!

At JapanCulture•NYC we know that New Yorkers are very busy and that you probably might not have all your holiday shopping done yet. But don’t worry, this year for our 2017 gift guide, we are trying to make it easy for you by introducing you to three local Japanese shops that will carry items for anyone on your list from children through grandparents or an … Continue reading The 2017 JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide!

“Hold These Truths” Returns to New York 🗓

  Hold These Truths Wednesday, December 6 through Wednesday, December 20 The Sheen Center – 18 Bleecker Street (between Mott and Elizabeth Streets) Admission: $31 to $51 Jeanne Sakata’s play Hold These Truths will be back in NYC at the Sheen Center for a limited run. Hold These Truths is a one-man play starring Joel de la Fuente that tells the poignant story of Gordon Hirabayashi, who in 1942 … Continue reading “Hold These Truths” Returns to New York 🗓