IPPIN PROJECT Extends Pop-Up in Industry City

New Year’s Japanese Artisans & Makers Market Weekends in January from 11:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Makers Guild, INDUSTRY CITY –  51 35th Street, 2nd Floor (Industry City Building #5), Brooklyn We’re already in the second week of the new year! You’ve exchanged presents with everyone on your holiday list by now, but maybe you’re not completely satisfied with everything you received. Maybe you forgot … Continue reading IPPIN PROJECT Extends Pop-Up in Industry City

Ariyoshi to Host Traditional Mochi-Tsuki Event

Mochi Pounding and Free Tasting Sunday, January 2, 2022 at 1:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 4:00 p.m. Ariyoshi Japanese Restaurant – 41-13 Queens Boulevard, Sunnyside, Queens (between 41st and 42nd Streets) Admission: Free ($14 for Sake) Say goodbye to 2021 and welcome a new beginning in 2022 with fresh mochi and sake at Ariyoshi Japanese Restaurant in Sunnyside. New Year’s Ritual It’s customary for the … Continue reading Ariyoshi to Host Traditional Mochi-Tsuki Event

Find Last-Minute Gifts at DECO BOKO Holiday Market

DECO BOKO Holiday Market Now through Friday, December 24 from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. NowHere Gallery – 40 Wooster Street (between Admission: Free (but take advantage of the sales!) Still looking for last-minute gifts for friends and family? DECO BOKO Market has returned this holiday for their fourth pop-up with Japanese brands based in Japan and the US! About DECO BOKO Market DECO BOKO … Continue reading Find Last-Minute Gifts at DECO BOKO Holiday Market

JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide 2021 (Part II)

It’s time for Part II of JapanCulture•NYC’s Holiday Gift Guide 2021, and we are suggesting the perfect outing to Japan Village in Industry City. It’s a trip that won’t feel like shopping is a chore and has plenty of opportunities to treat yourself along the way. If you have yet to make it over to Japan Village in Brooklyn, now is the time as there … Continue reading JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide 2021 (Part II)

JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide 2021 (Part I)

For JapanCulture•NYC’s Holiday Gift Guide 2021, we are bringing you a two-part series that combines one-stop shopping for multiple people on your gift list plus a nice outing for yourself. Our first suggestion is the upcoming Japanese Handcraft Show that features local Japanese artists or Japanese-inspired artists as well as NYC-based Japanese food vendors. Japanese Handcraft Show Sunday, December 5 from noon until 6:00 p.m. … Continue reading JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide 2021 (Part I)