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Award-Winning Fukushima Sake Tastings 🗓 🗺

Award-Winning Fukushima Sake Tastings in NYC Friday, February 8 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Minoru’s Sake Shop at Landmark Wines and Spirits – 167 W. 23rd Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues) Admission: Free Last year 19 brands of sake from Fukushima earned the Gold Prize at the annual Japan Sake Awards. It marked a record sixth consecutive year the prefecture ranked number one … Continue reading Award-Winning Fukushima Sake Tastings 🗓 🗺
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Japan Society’s New Year’s Day Celebration: Oshogatsu 🗓 🗺

Japan Society’s New Year’s Day Celebration: Oshogatsu Sunday, January 27 from 1:00 until 4:00 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Tickets: $18/$10 Japan Society individual and corporate members/Free children ages 2 and under and Cool Culture members Continue to celebrate the New Year Japanese-style with Japan Society’s Oshogatsu event. It’ll be an afternoon filled with the traditional activities for … Continue reading Japan Society’s New Year’s Day Celebration: Oshogatsu 🗓 🗺
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Music Lecture and Performance by Koto Master Masayo Ishigure 🗓 🗺

Music Lecture and Performance by Koto Master Masayo Ishigure Sunday, January 20 from 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Setsugekka East Village – 74 E. 7th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $45 Koto is the theme of the next event to be held at Setsugekka, a charming tea shop I the East Village. Renowned koto master Masayo Ishigure will give a lecture and perform, … Continue reading Music Lecture and Performance by Koto Master Masayo Ishigure 🗓 🗺
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Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival 🗓 🗺

Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival Monday, January 21 from noon until 4:00 p.m. ROULETTE – 509 Atlantic Avenue (corner of Atlantic and 3rd Avenues), Brooklyn Admission: $15/$8 children (in advance), $18/$10 children (at the door)/Free children two and under Celebrate the Year of the Boar in Brooklyn at this Japanese-style event for the entire family. The Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association presents a special New … Continue reading Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival 🗓 🗺
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Discover the “Samurai Cuisine” of Aichi in NYC 🗓 🗺

MODERN COOKING, TRADITIONAL INGREDIENTS: The Flavors of “Samurai Cuisine” from Aichi, Japan Thursday, January 17 from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Chakura Events – 230 E. 9th Street (between 2nd & 3rd Avenues), 3rd Floor Admission: Free Learn all about the “Samurai Cuisine” of Aichi Prefecture at this open house on Thursday, January 17 at Chakura, the event space upstairs from Cha-An Tea House in the … Continue reading Discover the “Samurai Cuisine” of Aichi in NYC 🗓 🗺