The Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation to Commemorate Hiroshima and Nagasaki Anniversaries

28th Hiroshima•Nagasaki Interfaith Peace Gathering 2021 Thursday, August 5 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Sunday, August 8 from 8:00 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. Facebook Live and YouTube Live Admission: Free (Donations accepted) Founders of The Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation will hold their 28th Hiroshima/Nagasaki Interfaith Memorial events to commemorate the atomic bombings of the two Japanese cities during World War II. For the … Continue reading The Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation to Commemorate Hiroshima and Nagasaki Anniversaries

Enjoy Sunday Jazz at RE:OPEN JAM at Japan Village

RE:OPEN JAM at Japan Village—Chika and the Starry Night Sunday, July 18 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Japan Village Courtyard – 934 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn Admission: Free Enjoy great music in the Japan Village Courtyard this weekend! Originally a month-long initiative from the Consulate General of Japan in New York, the concert series has expanded into mid-August. Ambassador Kanji Yamanouchi’s band @k4 performed at … Continue reading Enjoy Sunday Jazz at RE:OPEN JAM at Japan Village

Chihiro Quartet to Perform at Next RE:OPEN JAM

RE:OPEN JAM at Japan Village—Chihiro Quartet Sunday, July 11 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Japan Village Courtyard – 934 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn Admission: Free Enjoy jazz in the Japan Village Courtyard this Sunday with Chihiro Quartet. The concert is the second installment of a month-long initiative from the Consulate General of Japan in New York. Ambassador Kanji Yamanouchi’s band @k4 performed at the inaugural … Continue reading Chihiro Quartet to Perform at Next RE:OPEN JAM

Observe Tanabata at Carl Schurz Park

5th Annual Tanabata Festival Saturday, July 10 from 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Carl Schurz Park Esplanade – East River Promenade (enter from East End Avenue at E. 86th Street) Admission: Free The Amateur Astronomers Association of New York once again will partner with Japanese and Japanese American groups to hold the fifth annual stargazing Tanabata Festival. AAA members with telescopes will show guests the … Continue reading Observe Tanabata at Carl Schurz Park

Pop-Up Market Featuring Japanese Products Returns to NowHere

DECO BOKO Market Friday, June 18 through Saturday, July 3 from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. NowHere – 40 Wooster Street (between Grand and Broome Streets) Admission: Free (Products for sale) DECO BOKO Market returns to NowHere this Friday. DECO BOKO is an online, wholesale trade show in the U.S. that focuses on Japanese products in the design/gift industry. Organizers support smaller Japanese brands and manufacturers, … Continue reading Pop-Up Market Featuring Japanese Products Returns to NowHere