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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 🗓 🗺

Mitsuwa's New Year's Day Celebration

    Japanese-Style New Year Party Sunday, January 1 from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Mitsuwa Marketplace – 595 River Road, Edgewater, NJ Admission: Free Celebrate the Japanese traditions of New Year’s Day at Mitsuwa Marketplace! You can enjoy freshly pounded mochi and Shishimai (Lion Dance) performances beginning at noon, while Taiko drumming performances are at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Participate in Mitsuwa’s Lucky … Continue reading Mitsuwa's New Year's Day Celebration