Event List in Tokyo This Weekend (July 29 and 30, 2023)
The best events, activities, and exhibitions held this weekend in Tokyo
Tokyo is such a massive city, there are always things to do or events happening everywhere all the time. From art exhibitions, theatrical performances, and musical concerts to cultural festivals and seasonal food-related events. This is good in the sense that you can actively look for something to do, and whatever that is that you’re looking for, there’s a good chance you’ll find it.
However, because there are so many events happening at the same time, many of these can pass by without you noticing, even if it’s an event you’d be very interested in. This is especially true during the weekends when there are more events than usual.
That’s where this article will hopefully come in handy. I have created a list of events for this week in Tokyo. If you live in Tokyo and have some free time, or if you happen to be visiting Tokyo during this week, then I hope at least one of these events will interest you to check it out.
Events during Summer in Japan
Summer in Japan is, similar to other countries, the most eventful season of the year. Families and friends get together for events, activities, and trips. Some people love to take this opportunity to escape from the city and go to the beach or the mountains. Other people prefer staying in Tokyo and joining the many events that take place during Summer.
When it comes to Japanese traditional events, there is Marine Day (海の日) and Japanese Summer Star Festival (七夕) in July, Mountain Day (山の日) in August, and Respect for the Aged Day (敬老の日) in September. Other than this, Obon (お盆) takes place in either mid-August or July. Obon is the Buddhist festival to welcome the spirits of your ancestors, one of Japan’s most important holidays.
Here are some articles about things to do during Summer in Japan.
Now that you know a little bit about Summer-related Japanese culture, here is the event list in Tokyo this weekend (July 29 & 30, 2023).
1. Taiwan Festa 2023
Event Period: July 28 to 30, 2023
Location: Yoyogi Park
Official Website: https://taiwan-festa.com/
|Access||2 minutes walk from Harajuku Station.|
2. The 20th Shinjuku Eisa Festival
Event Period: July 29, 2023
Location: Around Shinjuku Station East/West Exit
Official Website: https://www.shinjuku-eisa.com/
|Access||3 minutes walk from Shinjuku Station.|
3. 1st Sumida Block Festival
Event Period: July 29 and 30, 2023
Location: Kinshi Park
Official Website: https://sumidablockfes.com/
|Access||1 minute walk from Kinshicho Station.|
4. The 68th Ebisu Station Bon Odori Festival
Event Period: July 28 and 29, 2023
Location: JR Ebisu Station West Exit Square
Official Website: https://ebisubondance.jp/
|Access||1 minute from Ebisu Station.|
5. PREMIUM BEER TERRACE yum yum Asia
Event Period: June 9 to October 9, 2023
Location: Futako Tamagawa Rise Central Square
Official Website: http://premium-beer-terrace.com/
|Access||4 minutes walk from Futako-Tamagawa Station.|
6. Marunouchi Summer Festival 2023
Event Period: July 28 and 29, 2023
Location: Gyoko Dori
Official Website: https://www.marunouchi.com/event/detail/35705/
|Access||1 minute from Nijubashimae Station.|
7. Roppongi Gourmet Burger Grand Prix 2023
Event Period: July 1 to August 31, 2023
Location: Roppongi Hills
Official Website: https://www.roppongihills.com/sp/burger_2023/
|Access||1 minute walk from Roppongi Station.|
8. Lovelive! Series” x Cure Maid Cafe take-out Collaboration Cafe
Event Period: June 17 to August 16, 2023
Location: Cure Maid Cafe (Akihabara)
Official Website: https://www.curemaid.jp/collab_cafe/lovelive2023__takeout/
|Access||1 minute walk from Akihabara Station.|
9. Eco Edo Nihonbashi
Event Period: July 7 to September 3, 2023
Location: Nihonbashi, Yaesu and Kyobashi Area
Official Website: https://www.nihonbashi-tokyo.jp/ecoedo/
10. Disney Animation: Immersive Experience
Event Period: April 29 to August 31, 2023
Location: Mori Arts Center Gallery & Sky Gallery, (Roppongi Hills Mori Tower 52F)
Official Website: https://dijp2023.com/
|Access||1 minute walk from Roppongi Hills.|
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I hope you enjoyed this article about events in Tokyo this weekend. As I previously mentioned, it can be difficult to keep track of every festival, exhibition and other event happening in Tokyo, so hopefully, this article serves as a reference for you to find things to do in Tokyo.
There’s also an article about events in Tokyo during the week. Check out the link below!
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