This Weekend: Tokyo Area Events for August 6-7

Festivals, Fireworks And Fun In The City

By The Savvy Team
August 5, 2016
What's Happening

The first weekend of August welcomes another list of hot events, including the famous Kashiwa fireworks, a Nepal Festa in Yoyogi Park, a dinosaur exhibition in Tamagawa and a special Hokkaido food promotion at the one and only Ritz-Carlton Tokyo. Whether you're celebrating the weekend with the family, solo or with friends, here's something for everyone to enjoy another two hot summer days away from work!

Time Travel

Ancient Creatures Exhibition

Ever wondered what animals and creatures lived on our planet million years ago? Or have kids who give you a hard time for being unable to tell the difference between a Tyrannosaurus Rex, Stegosaurus and all other saurus? Visit this exhibition for clues on where it all began.

Date
Now through Wed, Aug 17, 2016
Time
10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Location
Takashimaya Tamagawa, West Hall 1F, 3-17-1 Tamagawa, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo (See map)
Fee
¥600 (Adults), ¥400 (Children)

Summer Lights

Tokyo Midtown Summer Light Garden

Tokyo Midtown once again brings the best in the capital with its Summer Light Garden illuminations lighting up its splendid garden. This year sees a collaboration with the three major fireworks competitions in Japan, recreating fantastic moments from the pyrotechnic programs in each region.The perfect event for a romantic night out with your significant other.

Date
NOW THROUGH SUN, AUG. 28, 2016
Time
6:30 P.M. - 11 P.M.
Location
TOKYO MIDTOWN GRASS SQUARE, 9-7-1 AKASAKA, MINATO-KU, TOKYO (See map)
Fee
FREE

Beach House

Inamura Blue 2016

If you're looking for a hidden beach that is stunningly beautiful and still not quite as packed as most other places in the suburbs of Tokyo, the Inamura Blue is your getaway. Until the end of October, this beach house is open to anyone looking for a great summer experience, whether it's the blue ocean, the breathtaking sunshine, the cheerful people around, the impromptu summer concerts or simply the best beach cocktails you can get.

Date
NOW THROUGH MON, OCT. 31, 2016
Time
10 A.M. - 7 P.M.
Location
3-5-22 INAMURAGASAKI, KAMAKURA-SHI, KANAGAWA (See map)
Fee
FREE
 What is your ideal way to spend the weekend? If you’re organizing a fun or interesting event, or you know someone who is, contact us to get it listed!