This Weekend: Tokyo Area Events for July 23-24

Summer Events, Fireworks And Fun In The City

By The Savvy Team
July 21, 2016
What's Happening

Though the rainy season might not be quite officially over yet, the summer is certainly upon us and so are a number of events to celebrate the season and beat the heat. The weekend sees the first fireworks in the capital happening just a stone's throw away from Kitasenju station, a beer garden in Hibiya Park, a summer lights event at Tokyo Midtown and the opening of a hidden beach paradise in Kamakura. May you all have a wonderful weekend!

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
Fee
Free

Tropical Summit

World Summer Paradise 2016

It's a rare occasion to experience Okinawa, Tahiti, Hawaii and New Zealand at once, but this event manages to bring the best of these paradise locations at a single stop in Yokohama. Enjoy various shows, tropical island dances, food, drinks and goods on sale. The special live Okinawan music show from 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. this Sunday is a must-see.

Date
Now through Wed, Aug. 31, 2016
Time
10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Location
Yokohama World Porters Hawaiian Town 1F, 2-2 Shinko, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa
Fee
Free

What are your plans for the weekend? If you’re organizing a fun or interesting event, or you know someone who is, contact us to get it listed!