World Sake Day, sake, Japan, NYC, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Kura, blind tasting, sake tasting, American Sake Association

Celebrate World Sake Day with a Blind Tasting at Brooklyn Kura 🗓 🗺

World Sake Day Blind Tasting Tuesday, October 1 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Brooklyn Kura – 68 34th Street, Brooklyn Admission: $20 October 1 is World Sake Day, the symbolic start of Japan’s sake brewing season. Just after the rice harvest and leading into winter, which is the best time for fermentation, it’s the perfect day celebrate. The Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association declared … Continue reading Celebrate World Sake Day with a Blind Tasting at Brooklyn Kura 🗓 🗺
bamboo, bamboo art, Takayuki Shimizu, J-COLLABO, OSSAM Gallery, Brooklyn, NYC, traditional Japanese arts, basket making, exhibition

Bamboo Art in Bamboo Crafts at J-COLLABO 🗓 🗺

Bamboo Art in Bamboo Crafts Friday, August 30 until Sunday, September 8 from 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. (Thursday through Sunday only) Opening Reception: Saturday, August 31 from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. J-COLLABO – 300 7th Street, Brooklyn Admission: Free J-COLLABO presents a solo exhibition by Takayuki Shimizu, a talented young bamboo artist from Beppu. Don’t miss out this rare opportunity to see phenomenal … Continue reading Bamboo Art in Bamboo Crafts at J-COLLABO 🗓 🗺
Yoko Reikano Kimura, Marty Regan, Bargemusic, shamisen, music, concert, traditional Japanese instruments, Brooklyn

Shamisen Virtuoso Yoko Reikano Kimura to Perform at Bargemusic’s Here and Now Labor Day Festival 🗓 🗺

Yoko Reikano Kimura at Here and Now Labor Day Festival Friday, August 30 at 7:00 p.m. Saturday, August 31 at 6:00 p.m. Sunday, September 1 at 4:00 p.m. Bargemusic – 1 Water Street, Brooklyn Admission: $35/$30 Seniors/$20 Students and Children under 16 Acclaimed koto and shamisen player Yoko Reikano Kimura will be among several musicians performing at Bargemusic during the holiday weekend. For this concert, Kimura … Continue reading Shamisen Virtuoso Yoko Reikano Kimura to Perform at Bargemusic’s Here and Now Labor Day Festival 🗓 🗺
The Molice, Hard Nips, Brenyama, Joe Benoit, The Gutter, Japanese bands, NYC, Japan, Brooklyn, bowling, shows, rock 'n' roll, music

The Molice/Hard Nips/Brenyama/Joe Benoit at The Gutter 🗓 🗺

The Molice/Hard Nips/Brenyama/Joe Benoit at The Gutter Friday, August 9 from 8:30 p.m. until 11:59 p.m. The Gutter – 200 N. 14th Street, Brooklyn Admission: $7 There will be a distinct Japanese pop/rock flavor on Friday night as The Molice, Hard Nips, Brenyama, and Joe Benoit play The Gutter, a Williamsburg venue where you can bowl, drink American craft beer, and see shows. The Molice … Continue reading The Molice/Hard Nips/Brenyama/Joe Benoit at The Gutter 🗓 🗺
sake, Brooklyn Kura, Industry City, Brooklyn, NYC, Japan, sake education, sake 101

Brooklyn Kura’s Sake 101: Sake Basics for Everyone 🗓 🗺

Brooklyn Kura’s Sake 101: Sake Basics for Everyone Thursday, August 8 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Brooklyn Kura Tap Room – 68 34th Street, Brooklyn Admission: $30 Brooklyn Kura, New York City’s first and only craft sake brewery, presents Sake 101, a class to teach the basics of sake. The event is part of their monthly sake education series at their taproom in Industry … Continue reading Brooklyn Kura’s Sake 101: Sake Basics for Everyone 🗓 🗺