This Weekend: Tokyo Area Events for July 30-31

Festivals, Fireworks And Fun In The City

By The Savvy Team
July 28, 2016
What's Happening

It looks like it's going to be another hot weekend in Tokyo and there are plenty of events fit for the great weather. On the agenda are a Taiwan festival, a Kagurazaka local matsuri, Sumidagawa fireworks, a rare historical lipstick exhibition, a flea market at Yasukuni shrine and a the opening of a pop up store by the one and only ice cream king Häagen-Dazs. Enjoy!

Treasure Hunt

Yasukuni Shrine Flea Market

Though mostly known for its political controversy, Yasukuni Shrine is also heaven for any flea market admirers and treasure hunters. This Saturday, the shrine opens its grounds to pottery, antiques and other charm traders. There are approximately 200 stalls to choose the goodies from.

Date
Sat, July 30, 2016
Time
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location
Yasukuni Shrine, 3-1-1 Kudankita, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo (See map)
Fee
Free!

A Taste of Taipei

Taiwan Festa in Yoyogi

Enjoy a taste of an authentic Taiwanese night market, delicious food and drinks this weekend at Yoyogi Park. Also on the agenda are various stage performances by Taiwanese celebrities and musicians.

Date
Sat, July 30 - Sun, July 31, 2016
Time
10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Location
Yoyogi Park, 2-3 JINGUMAE, SHIBUYA-KU, TOKYO (See map)
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!