Cold, clear weather in the cards this weekend; perfect December weather if you ask us! And if you’re looking for something to get up to until Sunday night, you’ve come to the right place. From a flea market that dates back centuries to a bit of Philly soulfulness, there’s a little something for everybody in this roundup of the weekend’s activities. As always, click on the header of each event for more details, and have a good one!
Art Rink at Yokohama’s Red Brick Warehouse is home to one of our favorite ice rinks. Ice skating to classical music and treating yourself to a hot drink after makes for the perfect festive outing. While you’re there, make sure to check out the Christmas Market at the Red Brick Warehouse.
Hunt for treasures at this 400-year-old street flea market featuring over 700 stalls selling everything from pottery to vinyl. Enjoy daikan mochi – freshly-made rice cakes – while strolling about the fair. Who knows, you might even be able to find a few interesting Christmas presents…
Nothing comes close to the soulful harmonies of original Philly soul, so spend a smooth soulful Christmas with these Philadelphia soul legends, who are bringing festive joy and retro classics to Tokyo.
No Christmas in Tokyo would be complete without a decadent cake. Satisfy all your sweet cravings with a trip to Park Hyatt Tokyo for a delicious and decadent selection of holiday favorites like Bûche Fraise, Christmas Shortcake, and Christmas Stollen.
Broadway Christmas Wonderland is filled with everything festive about the holidays, including music performed by talented singers, delightful dancing, magnificent scenery, exquisite costumes, figure skating, and the catchiest of chorus lines.
What’s better than a photo exhibition featuring our feline friends? A seasonally-themed photo exhibition featuring our feline friends, of course! Warm your heart at this exhibition featuring over 300 photos of cats who have found fame on Twitter and Instagram.
A large traditional German festive market sets up shop at the center of Hibiya Park for the countdown to Christmas! You can soak up the true atmosphere of the season under the Christmas lights and tents of the sellers, surrounded by the delicious scents wafting from the market’s many food stalls.
Not your average black tie holiday party. For the fourth year in a row, Bonjour Tokyo is hosting an English-Japanese-French gathering for the holidays. Head down to this holiday extravaganza where belly dancers, DJs, dance floors, seasonal cocktails, and more await.
Nothing says the holiday season in Japan like winter illuminations. Here’s our guide to as much enlightenment as you can handle.
This is NNTT’s 20th anniversary performance of the festive season favorite. The classic story follows the downtrodden Cinderella as a magic spell transforms her life, but only until the clock strikes 12. Anyone can enjoy this romantic and decadent ballet which fits perfectly into the seasonal calendar.