Archive for August, 2007

Quest 5th Anniversary Party

Friday, August 31st, 2007

Bar Quest in Roppongi will have its 5th Anniversary Party.
Here is their map Bar Quest and below is the schedule.

** Event Schedule **
● Fri, 31 Aug and Sat, 1 Sep == Quest 5th Anniversary Party ==
* Beach style party
* 500 yen signature shot
* Wet t-shirt contest – Only ladies can participate.
* Sexy body contest – Only men can participate.
* Beer drinking contest

★Anniversary Special ★
They will serve the famous cuban cocktail “MOJITO” only for these 2 days.
A new drink on menu from August 31! “CAIPIRINHA” the super famous Brazilian coctail..

Azabu Juban Festival – Schedule of Events

Friday, August 24th, 2007

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Here is a schedule of events for the Azabu Juban Festival

Brass Bands Festival (From 15:30)
24th – Meiji University
25th – Rikkyo University
26th – Tokyo University

Juban’s Traditional Show
24th – Kodomobayshi (17:30-19:30)
25th-26th – Kodomobayshi (17:00-18:30)/ Traditional Performances (19:00-20:00)

Variety-Hall (Azabu Juban Kaikan 2F)
Tokyo Engei Kyokai
25th/26th (Doors open at 15:00/Performance at 15:30)
1,5000yen charge

Performance in Patio
15:00-18:00 (Performance by children)
18:00〜 (Shamisen, jazz, Hawaiian dance, charity concert, etc.)

Bon Dance
16:00-20:30

FC Tokyo Soccer Corner
26th (14:00-16:30)

Enjoy!

Kamakura Beach Party

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007

Its time again for one of the best summer parties of the year. The Kamakura Beach Party! Last year this group raised JPY 600,000 for Charity and had a great time partying on the beach. We expect this year to be bigger and better. For more info, see the website www.brentoleary.com for details and pictures.

Details are:

Date: Saturday August 25
Time: from 11 am to 9 pm
Place: The MTV Axe Quicksilver Beach House, Yuigahama Beach, Kamakura (map on website)
website: www.brentoleary.com
Cost: pay at the door JPY 2,500 for men and JPY 2,000 for woman
All proceeds to be donated to the Christina Noble Foundation.

We know it’s hot, but it may be the last weekend on the beach! Have fun for a good cause!

Azabu Juban Festival 2007 – International Bazaar

Monday, August 20th, 2007

Azabu Juban Festival will feature an international bazaar during the three days (August 24-26). About 30 countries will display their food and other items. Here is a map for those interested. Enjoy!

Map of Stalls

Exhibitions in Aoyama/Harajuku

Thursday, August 16th, 2007

Below is a list of some of the exhibitions held around the Aoyama/Harajuku area

Design Festa Gallery
- Toho University Photographic Club “Toho University Photographic Club Photo Exhibition” (Aug 16-18)
- Free
- Open daily 11:00-20:00

Lapnet Ship
- Anon no Kyori Stage 2 (Aug 11-19)
- Free
- Open daily 11:00-20:00

Ota Memorial Museum of Art
- Ayakashi (Until Aug 26)
- 400yen for children/700yen for students/1,000yen for adults
- Open Tue-Sun 10:30-17:30

The Watari Museum of Contemporary Art
- Barry McGee (Until Sept 30)
- 800yen for students/1,000yen for adults
- Open Tue-Sun 11:00-19:00 (Wed until 21:00)

Aoyama Unimat Museum
- Andrew Wyes (until Oct 2)
- Free for children/500yen for students/1,000yen for adults
- Open daily 10:30-18:30

2007神宮外苑花火大会

Tuesday, August 14th, 2007

今年の神宮花火は8月16日(金)7:30時から行えます。打ち上げ数は10,700発。早めに見に行きましょう!

明治神宮野球場 (神宮球場)

Azabu Juban Festival 2007 – Popular festival in Azabu-Juban

Monday, August 13th, 2007

One of the most famous summer festivals in Tokyo is the Juban Festival (Juban Matsuri). The festival features Marching bands, shops, shows, international bazaar, etc. Over the next two weeks, we will feature some of the events and its locations.

We have mapped out almost 800 locations in Azabu-Juban area, so you can use our mobile site http://gmap.jp to find places. Just type in the name of the location or by category (e.g. italian azabujuban). First of all, here is a list of marching bands. The parade kicks off at 3:00PM.

Marching Band Parade
- Meiji University (24th – Friday)
- Rikkyo University (25th – Saturday)
- Tokyo University (26th – Sunday)

Parks around Roppongi

Saturday, August 11th, 2007

It’s scorching weather, but if you have to be outside and near the Roppongi area. Below are some parks around the area. You can go there for lunch, to get away from the concrete jungle, read, etc. They are also great places to take kids. Here is the list.

Hinokicho Park
Kuwata Memorial Children’s Park
Mikawadai Park
Roppongi Nishi Park
Sakura-zaka Park

Famous Brands in Omotesando

Wednesday, August 8th, 2007

Many famous international fashion brands have a presence in Omotesando. Some of the shops are quite unique. My favorite is the Prada building. Here is a list of some of the shops.
It’s all about fashion!

ビートルスのAbbey Roadの8月のスケジュール

Monday, August 6th, 2007

1960時代のビートルズのライブです。以下が8月のスケジュールです。

Abbey Road Schedule

場所はここです -アビーロードの地図