Gallery Talk and Fine Japanese Tea at Sato Sakura Gallery 🗓 🗺

Gallery Talk and Fine Japanese Tea Saturday, February 15 from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Sato Sakura Gallery – 501 W. 20th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues) Admission: Free As part of Sato Sakura Gallery’s current exhibition Curious Beasts, the gallery will host this special talk and fine Japanese tea event. Enjoy the highest quality Japanese tea while the gallery director highlights the talents … Continue reading Gallery Talk and Fine Japanese Tea at Sato Sakura Gallery 🗓 🗺

“Tampopo” and “The First Supper” to screen at New York Asian Film Festival’s Winter Showcase 2020 🗓 🗺

New York Asian Film Festival Winter Showcase 2020 Friday, February 14 through Sunday, February 16 SVA Theatre – 333 W. 23rd Street (between 8th and 9th Avenues) The second annual New York Asian Film Festival begins on Valentine’s Day, and the theme is “Love at First Bite,” a celebration of Asian cinema about food. NYAFF is presenting delicious films, from bona fide classics to more … Continue reading “Tampopo” and “The First Supper” to screen at New York Asian Film Festival’s Winter Showcase 2020 🗓 🗺

Watch the Crunchyroll Anime Awards 🗓 🗺

Crunchyroll Anime Awards Official NYC Watch Party Saturday, February 15 from 7:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m. SPIN 54 – 7 E 54th Street (between Madison and 5th Avenues) Admission: $5 in advance/$10 at the door Celebrate anime’s biggest night together in NYC! The fourth annual Crunchyroll Anime Awards are this Saturday, February 15. They will crown 2019’s Best Boy, Best Girl, Anime of the Year, … Continue reading Watch the Crunchyroll Anime Awards 🗓 🗺

MOFAD to Screen “Nourishing Japan,” a Documentary About Japan’s Food Education and School Lunch 🗓 🗺

Nourishing Japan: Food Education & School Lunch in Japan Thursday, February 20 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) MOFAD – 62 Bayard Street, Brooklyn Admission: $25 Embark on a delicious journey from farmer’s field to school classroom that celebrates how one country has re-imagined school lunch and food education. At the heart of Japan’s 2005 Food Education Law are the … Continue reading MOFAD to Screen “Nourishing Japan,” a Documentary About Japan’s Food Education and School Lunch 🗓 🗺

Take Your Sweetheart to Koneko’s Valentine’s Day Dessert Tasting 🗓 🗺

Valentine’s Day Dessert Tasting Friday, February 14 at 9:00 p.m. Koneko – 26 Clinton Street (between E. Houston and Stanton Streets) Admission: $55 per person LOVE AMONG THE KITTIES! We all know that Valentine’s Day is a romantic evening made just for lovers, but why not add a touch of sweetness and fluff? Koneko, America’s first Japanese cat cafe, is hosting a Valentine’s Day Dessert … Continue reading Take Your Sweetheart to Koneko’s Valentine’s Day Dessert Tasting 🗓 🗺