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Super Japan - Japanese Festival of Arts

Esplanade launches a new cultural festival, Super Japan - Japanese Festival of Arts, this May. The 10-day festival, 13 - 22 May 2016, will immerse the audience 

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Monday, 09 May 2016

YUZU ASIA TOUR 2016 Summer NATSUIRO

Japanese folk/pop duo YUZU will be celebrating their 20th anniversary, announces their very first Asia tour “YUZU ASIA TOUR 2016 Summer NATSUIRO” today 

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Friday, 29 April 2016

Japan Pavilion @ FHA 2016

The largest and most comprehensive international trade event for the food and hospitality trade in Asia, Food and Hotel Asia 2016, open today at Singapore Expo 

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Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Robot Kitty Singapore

Can't get enough of Hello Kitty? Stop by at the Robot Kitty Singapore at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre this June 

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Thursday, 31 March 2016

Feast of the Ocean - Singapore Restaurant Week

The iconic food event, Singapore Restaurant Week has returned for their 12th edition. With this year’s theme of ‘Feast of the Ocean’, Caffé B will be offering two three-course set menus for lunch and dinner 

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Sunday, 13 March 2016

5th Japanese Restaurant Week

Eighty four Japanese restaurants in Singapore are participating in the 5th Japanese Restaurant Week which is held from 24 February to 8 March 2016 

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Tuesday, 01 March 2016

Learn Tonkatsu とんかつ with Spoonful

Supported by Japan Pork Producers Association, Singapore first mobile cooking studio, SPOONFUL.SG, will be hosting a Japanese Pork 3-course cooking class at Culinary On this March 

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Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Craft to Taste, A Culinary and Mixology Series

Marina Bay Sands launches new masterclass series, Craft to Taste, A Culinary and Mixology Series, which will be held on Saturdays starting this March 

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Thursday, 18 February 2016

KENTARO!! Leader of Tokyo Electrock Stairs

For the 11th year now, NUS Centre For the Arts will present NUS Arts Festival, the flagship arts season of the National University of Singapore. This year, there will be over 30 performances 

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Tuesday, 16 February 2016

Oyako: Present To The Future

As a commemorative event to mark the 5th anniversary of the 3.11 Great East Japan Earthquake, the Embassy of Japan in Singapore - Japan Creative Centre (JCC) is pleased to showcase OYAKO: PRESENT TO THE FUTURE 

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Thursday, 11 February 2016

RAKUGO 落語 with Diane Kichijitsu

The most famous English Rakugo performer from Osaka will be coming to Singapore to put up a special performance this February. Rakugo 落語 is a traditional Japanese art of comedy storytelling 

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Friday, 29 January 2016

Japanese Fusion Cooking class

Calling all Japanese food lovers! Three hands-on cooking classes will be held this February where you get to learn traditional Japanese cuisines from Chef Mako Smith 

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Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Wanko Soba Challenge [Last Call]

How many bowls of soba can you slurp? This 2 January 2016, a Wanko Soba Challenge will be held at Liang Court shopping mall from 12 noon to 5pm. To win the challenge, participants have to consume 

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Wednesday, 30 December 2015

Rie fu ~ Life is like a boat ~

Japanese bilingual singer-songwriter, Rie fu, will be collaborating for the very first time with a local band (Goodfellas, one of Timbre’s resident bands) in her concert 

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Tuesday, 22 December 2015

Wanko Soba わんこそば Challenge

Wanko Soba  わんこそば is a type of Japanese soba noodles originating from Iwate Prefecture, Japan which consists of a small serving of soba noodles in a small bowl 

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Wednesday, 16 December 2015

Time of Others (Art Exhibition)

Singapore Art Museum presents Time of Others – Contemporary Art from Four Museums across the Asia Pacific, a co-curatorial collaboration with Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo(MOT) 

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Friday, 11 December 2015

Udon Making with Maru-Ten Udon

Have you tried to make Udon before? If not, we courage you to join the Udon making event organised by Spoonful in collaboration with Maru-Ten Udon. Participants get to see demo making 

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Monday, 07 December 2015

Yamagata Design Exhibition

Yamagata is famous for producing Kendama - a traditional Japanese toy made of wood that is very popular in Singapore among the kids and teenagers 

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Monday, 23 November 2015

Ikkan Art Gallery: MADCAP MACABRE

Ikkan Art Gallery presents a showcase of paintings by 4 Japanese artists, Mamoru Tsukada, Tetsuya Ishida, Ai Shinohara and Masaya Chiba, each painting providing incisive commentary on society 

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Tuesday, 17 November 2015

Chef Yamashita’s Christmas cake

Christmas is around the corner and besides turkey and ham on the dining table; a Christmas cake would make its appearance compliment all your Christmas goodies 

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Friday, 13 November 2015

Edible Paper Bento Class

Edible rice paper is used for making fresh salad rolls or used in baking of food. How about Edible Paper for Bento? Join Chef Shirley Wong (aka Little Miss Bento) this November 26 

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Friday, 13 November 2015

Little Miss Bento: Totoro Sushi Class

In celebrating Sushi Day on 1st November, top local bento artist, blogger and cookbook author, Little Miss Bento, will be teaching you the making of ‘kawaii’ Totoro sushi 

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Thursday, 22 October 2015

Naoki Takenouchi: Light & Shadow of Woodcut Print

Japan Creative Centre is pleased to present an exhibition by Japanese Artist Mr Naoki Takenouchi (竹之内 直記), which will showcase and explore new creativity and innovation of Traditional Japanese Woodblock Printings 

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Thursday, 22 October 2015

Halloween ハロウィーン Macron Making Class

In recent years, Halloween ハロウィーン has become increasingly popular in Japan as young people continue to accept American culture. Coming this October, Candylicious will be hosting Spoonful's Halloween 

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Monday, 19 October 2015

Listen to Haruki Murakami Music Beyond Words

“Listen to Haruki Murakami Music Beyond Words” musical concert performed by Haruki Murakami, who is celebrated the world over as one of Japan's most renowned modern writers, will be held 

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Tuesday, 13 October 2015

SUUPAA JAPAN スーパージャパン

In promoting the new channel exclusively for Japanese contents in Singapore, titled WAKUWAKU JAPAN, a full day carnival and a club event - SUUPAA JAPAN (スーパージャパン)

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Tuesday, 13 October 2015

Oishii Japan Returns

The return of the 4th edition of Oishii Japan, with representation from 42 out of 47 prefectures in Japan, will be held at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre 

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Friday, 09 October 2015

Matcha 抹茶 Sweet Classes

Matcha 抹茶 (Green Tea) is famous for its health benefits and taste delicious by itself, as well as in almost anything - meals, drinks and desserts. Two classes will host this October 

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Thursday, 01 October 2015

Nishikawa-ryu: The Artistry of Odori

Odori is an exuberant form of traditional dance that began as public street performance in 17th-century, Edo-period Japan. Closely related to kabuki, which only has male performers 

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Friday, 25 September 2015

Celebrating Sake Day with Lewin Terrace

1st October is declared World Sake Day as it marks the start of a new sake-brewing. As part of the “Kanpai Singapore” event, an exclusive sake experience will be held at Lewin Terrace 

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Friday, 25 September 2015

Futomaki 太巻 Demonstration

Futomaki 太巻 or thick rolls is one of the common Japanese cuisine that is a large cylindrical piece covered with Nori 海苔 (Seaweed) and usually between five to six centimeters in diameter 

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Tuesday, 22 September 2015

Artist Talk Nibroll ~ On the Recorded Image ~

Japan Creative Centre and Nibroll, a dance company based in Tokyo, will be hosting the Artist Talk “Nibroll” ~ On the Recorded Image ~ this September by Mr Keisuke Takahashi, a visual artist, and Ms Mikuni Yanaihara 

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Thursday, 17 September 2015

Japan Night @ Saint Ma

Saint Ma, a Garden Dining by IndoChine, is nestled perfectly in Suntec City Sky Garden and it is also the only place in the whole vicinity that provides a unique and huge outdoor garden setting 

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Tuesday, 15 September 2015

チョーヤ Choya in Sentosa

On the unseasonably cool days, beach volleyball enthusiast and party goers had participated at the Choya Beach Volleyball & Party event on August 15 and 16 

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Tuesday, 08 September 2015

Bryson Andres + Duke of Pianeet Live Concert

YouTube sensation, electric violinist Bryson Andres and Billboard Japan’s No.1 top classical album Anime Pianist Yui Morishita 森下唯 perform for the first time in Singapore 

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Monday, 07 September 2015

もしもしにっぽん | MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON

In promoting Japanese pop culture to the world through fashion, music, anime and food, MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON FESTIVAL 2015 will makes a stop in Singapore this September 

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Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Macaron マカロン Making Class

The most popular Macaron マカロン Making Class is back at Candylicious this coming September! In the 2 hours class, participants get to learn the secret in making the sweet pastry 

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Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Choya Cooking Studio チョーヤ梅酒料理教室

For the first time ever, a Choya Cooking Studio event was hosted in Singapore at Candylicious @ Vivo City last evening in celebrating Spoonful 

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Thursday, 27 August 2015

Ken Ishii ケン・イシイ

In celebrating the 1st year anniversary of Canvas Venue, Ken Ishii ケン・イシイ, a Japanese techno DJ and producer from Sapporo, will be flying from Japan to spin 

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Saturday, 22 August 2015

Experience Chindonya チンドン屋

On 12 August, Japan Creative Centre (JCC), Embassy of Japan in Singapore, presented a rare and unique Japanese street performance known as Chindonya チンドン屋 by Chindon Tsushinsya 

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Wednesday, 19 August 2015

Grand Culinary Adventure at Epicurean Market 2015

As the region's finest food purveyors, award-winning restaurants and wine experts get ready to give guests an unforgettable culinary experience, the 3 day Epicurean Market 

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Monday, 17 August 2015

Choya Cooking Studio (Event)

Coming this 26 August, an exclusive Choya Cooking Studio will be held at Candylicious @ Vivo city in conjunction with first year anniversary of Spoonful.sg – Singapore first cooking mobile organizer. 

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Thursday, 13 August 2015

Niigata Rice Tasting Event

A Niigata Prefecture rice tasting event was held at the Novotel Singapore on 31 July 2015 featuring both local Onigiri F&B and Niigata exhibitors. Niigata boasts Japan's biggest harvest of rice 

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Monday, 10 August 2015

Japan Summer Festival

One of the Japan’s largest summer festivals has kick-started in Aomori Prefecture yesterday with the Aomori Nebuta Matsuri 青森ねぶた祭り. Renowned internationally and designated as a significant 

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Monday, 03 August 2015

Naoko Tosa | TOSA RIMPA: The Places You Will Never Visit

Ikkan Art Gallery is pleased to present its second solo exhibition of Japanese media artist, Naoko Tosa, from Fukuoka, Japan. Following her projection mapping exercise at the Kyoto National Museum 

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Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Okayama Fair – Fruit Kingdom

Japan is known for producing fruits of the highest quality, and the best of them comes from Okayama prefecture, famous for being Japan's "Fruit Kingdom" 

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Monday, 27 July 2015

Experience Japan!

If you are looking for awesome Japan travel deals, the Travel Revolution 2015 Fair @ Marina Bay Sands are one event you can visit. The travel fair features major tour agencies like 

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Saturday, 25 July 2015

Traditional Crafts and Sake of Ishikawa

The Japan Creative Centre, Embassy of Japan & Ishikawa Prefecture is proud to present the exhibition ‘The Origin of Harmony’ featuring traditional Wajima lacquerware by Tohachiya 

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Monday, 20 July 2015

LiSA LiVE is Smile Always

As one of Japan's most watched up-and-coming singers, LiSA is the modern-day pop princess, with her voice, style, and personality captivating both Jpop and anime fans alike 

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Monday, 13 July 2015

Japanese Film Festival Singapore 2015

The annual Japanese Film Festival returns with a total of 37 screenings at the National Museum of Singapore. This year’s festival will be screened in two periods 

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Thursday, 09 July 2015

Singapore SAKE Festival 2015

The Singapore sake festival returns this year featuring over 150 labels of regular sake, seasonal sake as well as shochu 焼酎. Sake brewers representing the brands will also be flying to Singapore 

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Wednesday, 08 July 2015

Furoshiki 風呂敷 Workshop

Furoshiki is a type of traditional Japanese wrapping cloth traditionally used to transport clothes, gifts, or other goods. With more than 1,200 year-old history, the oldest wrapping cloth was used 

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Monday, 06 July 2015

Home Party pop-up store

From July 9 to 24, kapok at National Design Centre will be hosting Bob Foundation’s Daily Bob “Home Party” where the pop-up store will exhibit and retail Japanese design collective’s homeware 

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Friday, 03 July 2015

Hands-on Cooking @ Tomi Sushi Echigotei

At Tomi Sushi Echigotei, one can enjoy sushi, sashimi, skewers and Niigata of distinctive cuisine where live seafood imported directly from Japan. On July 11 

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Thursday, 02 July 2015

The Providore: Bread Master Class

The Providore presents 4 days of Baker Murata's Baking Series this July with Chef Atsushi Murata in both English and Japanese classes. With 20 years of baking experience, Chef Murata 

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Friday, 26 June 2015

Designer Koyama Shigeto / Manga Artist Yoshiyuki Sadamoto

Get ready for a heart-thumping pop culture extravaganza at the Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention this September! Taking flight on 12 and 13 September 

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Thursday, 25 June 2015

World Heritage in Japan Exhibition

World Heritage in Japan Exhibition will be held in Singapore at Japan Creative Centre from June 22 to July 9, 2015. In this exhibition, visitors will be treated to a collection of photographs 

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Monday, 22 June 2015

Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival

The Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival world tour is coming to Singapore this September and the two days event will showcase the best of Japanese pop culture to fashion-conscious audience 

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Wednesday, 17 June 2015

Behind the scenes with Eitaro Ogawa

Singapore Tyler Print Institute (STPI) is proud to present its annual special exhibition titled “As We Never Imagined: 50 Years of Art Making”, a broad showcase of over seventy works 

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Tuesday, 09 June 2015

Gundam Sensation @ Singapore

One of the world’s largest showing of the iconic Gundam sensation has landed in Singapore for a month-long treat for fans, local and regional visitors. The exhibition will run from 4 to 28 June 2015 

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Sunday, 07 June 2015

Marina Bay Sands’ Epicurean Market

The culinary revelry of Epicurean Market will return for the third consecutive year and the three-day food and wine extravaganza will be held on August 14 - 16 at Marina Bay Sands 

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Tuesday, 02 June 2015

Learn なま Nama Chocolate with Chef Yamashita

Attention chocolate lovers, this is your opportunity to learn the making of famous Nama Chocolate with Chef Yamashita in June. なま ‘Nama’ literally means raw or fresh in Japanese 

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Thursday, 28 May 2015

Gundam Docks at Singapore

Japan’s most successful robot franchise is coming to Singapore! Bandai Namco Asia, one of the leading toy makers and arcade, mobile and home video game publishers in Japan 

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Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Chef Arako and her Macaron Making Class

Macaron are delicious light, mini meringues French dessert, involving a series of sophisticated techniques that take time and practice to perfect. On June 6, Candylicious 

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Saturday, 23 May 2015

Cookie House Decorating with Chef Arako

Unleash your creativity and create a unique and interesting design with this cookie house. On this May 30, Japanese lifestyle blogger, Chef Arako, will be conducting 

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Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Flipside 2015: Thank You Tezuka (Japan)

Over ten days from May 29 to Jun 7, Esplanade presents Flipside 2015 and the festival celebrates the lighter side of the arts through mime, street theatre, physical comedy 

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Monday, 18 May 2015

Yasashii やさしい Hands-on Cooking

Yasashii やさしい literally means gentle, sweet or kind and any one wonders ‘Yasahii’ can be eaten? This May 31, Spoonful will be hosting a Japanese Yasashii hands-on cooking 

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Saturday, 16 May 2015

滝沢歌舞伎 - Tickets are selling fast

Tickets are selling fast! Takizawa Kabuki, a high-production Japanese stage show, marks its 10th year with a six-day extravagant premiere in Singapore. 

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Friday, 15 May 2015

Be Movement bringing you the unforgettable island in Japan

“Step into an abandoned island that looks like a Battleship from afar. Go back in time to the densest mining town ever built in that era. Witness how nature claims back a concrete fortress” 

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Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Zentai Art Exhibition: Invisible Whole 3

Come this May 23, Zentai Art Exhibition: Invisible Whole 3 will be held at Japan Creative Centre in conjunction with Zentai Art Festival by Ms Yuzuru Maeda 

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Thursday, 07 May 2015

Japanese Speech Contest

The Japanese Speech Contest 2015 日本語スピーチコンテスト is open for registration and this annual competition is held for Japanese language learners to contest in public speaking 

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Tuesday, 05 May 2015

Real Escape Game (Singapore) Returns

Real Escape Game (REG) in Singapore returns with its first island-wide edition and it will be held every Saturday and Sunday in June 2015 

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Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Shogi Workshop By Ms Madoka Kitao

Shogi 将棋 also known as Japanese chess is a two-player strategy board game. On Saturday, May 16, a Shogi workshop will be conducted by Ms Madoka Kitao at the Japan Creative Centre 

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Tuesday, 28 April 2015

An Evening Soiree with Suntory Whiskies

One highlight of this year Gourmet Japan is the evening party with Suntory Whiskies at 1-Altitude Gallery & Bar located at 1 Raffles Place, Level 63 

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Monday, 20 April 2015

Dream of Buttery 胡蝶の夢

Japan's entertainment group, BIG FRIEND, will be performing live this June for the first time in Singapore. Comprises of musician, comedian, actors and members in a variety of fields 

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Saturday, 18 April 2015

Gourmet Japan returns with its biggest line-up of events

Gourmet Japan returns once more with 22 activities over 6 weeks and featuring the original Iron Chefs from Japan. The fourth edition of Gourmet Japan aims to celebrate and showcase the cuisine 

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Thursday, 16 April 2015

The Garden of Words 言の葉の庭

Japan Creative Centre opens invites for their 31st JCC Cinema screening this April two animated films, Voices of a Distant Star (ほしのこえ) and The Garden of Words (言の葉の庭) 

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Thursday, 09 April 2015

Attack All Around (AAA) Sold Out Concert

The award-winning 7-member Japanese pop group, Attack All Around (AAA), held their first concert in Singapore at *SCAPE, The Ground Theatre (Level 2), last Saturday 

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Tuesday, 07 April 2015

Wine Tasting with Award Winning Sommelier Daisuke Kawai

Mr Daisuke Kawai won the ‘Top Wines Best Sommelier of the year’ at the Singapore World Gourmet Series Awards of Excellence 2013, will be conducting a special wine tasting

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Monday, 06 April 2015

HIBIKI V - 祝い太鼓 Celebration (Concert Postponed)

HIBIKI V concert has been rescheduled to Sunday 20 September 2015 in respect to National Mourning for the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew.  Tickets holders who are not able to attend the new concert date 

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Wednesday, 01 April 2015

Night de Light ナイトdeライト

Japanese Christian rock band, Night de Light, will be performing LIVE for the second time in Singapore for 2 nights. Formed in Sapporo city, Hokkaido in 2006, the four-member band features 

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Thursday, 26 March 2015

Japanese Sakura Beer Garden – KAMPAI!

Cherry blossoms or Sakura are forecast to start opening around this period in March from the Kyushu region to Tokyo and full bloom is expected approximately one week later 

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Friday, 20 March 2015

HANAMI Garden Party 2015 @ CHIJMES - CANCELLED

CHIJMES the famous dining and bar spot will be holding a special HANAMI Garden Party event this March with picnic area, flea market and performances featuring Japanese Buyo dance 

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Monday, 16 March 2015

Exploration of Japanese-French fusion

Lewin Terrace is a Japanese-French fusion restaurant specializing in both Japanese and French culinary techniques and a produce-driven approach. Located at Fort Canning, the restaurant is imbued 

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Saturday, 14 March 2015

Hibiki 響 V by HIBIKIYA

HIBIKIYA reaches out to the Singapore society with its rich Japanese cultural activities through performances, events and workshops like Taiko 太鼓 (Japanese drum) and mask dances 

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Tuesday, 10 March 2015

Sunday Cooking at Ramen Isshi

Ramen Isshi is famous for Kuro Ramen which is one of the newest styles of Hakata Ramen topped with savory Mayu (Black garlic oil). The restaurant has consistently ranked at the top for ramen in Nakasu 

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Saturday, 07 March 2015

The Japanese bartenders @ SGCocktail Week

Singapore Cocktail Week is a celebration of the dynamic Singapore cocktail scene and from 7 to 14 March 2015; the eight-day festival will be showcasing local bartenders and award-winning guest bartenders 

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Wednesday, 04 March 2015

Hanami Garden Party 2015

Over 9 days in March, festive goers will get an opportunity to experience Hanami Garden Party 2015 at CHIJMES - an outdoor festival showcasing the best of Japanese art, culture 

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Tuesday, 03 March 2015

High-end decoration and home fashion exhibition

MAISON&OBJET ASIA returns to Singapore for its second edition at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre this March and the exhibition will feature high-end decoration and home fashion  

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Sunday, 01 March 2015

AMEZAIKU 飴細工 : The traditional Japanese art of candy sculpture

In conjunction with Hina Matsuri (Japanese Doll Festival) which is celebrated on 3rd March in Japan, Japan Creative Centre (JCC), Embassy of Japan in Singapore will be presenting 

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Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Sakura サクラ Spring Celebration

Cherry blossoms take place as early as January in certain places like Okinawa Island 沖縄本島 while some may bloom as late as May at Hokkaid Island 北海道. In most cases, the cherry blossom season 

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Monday, 23 February 2015

Hina-matsuri 雛祭り

Also known as Doll Festival, Hina-matsuri 雛祭り is a festival to give blessings to girls and wish for their good health and happiness and is celebrated each year on 3 March 

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Tuesday, 17 February 2015

LAST CHANCE : Moving Light, Roving Sight

Moving Light, Roving Sight, an exhibition that brings together an array of digital, video, new media and sound works by internationally renowned artists will be ending this Wednesday 

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Monday, 16 February 2015

Penang Summer Party 2015

For the first time ever in Georgetown (Penang, Malaysia), Penang Anime Matsuri - Summer Party 2015 will be held on 23 and 24 May 2015. Activities in the 2-day event include Akihabara X town 

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Tuesday, 10 February 2015

Valentine Special: Sake and Japanese food lovers

On the eve Valentine Day, a unique meet-up event cum workshop will be held at Ippin Café Bar featuring 5 types of sake and 2 types of Japanese Otsumami おつまみ 

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Tuesday, 03 February 2015

All Kensai Festival Arrives!

Kansai 関西 lies in the southern-central region of Japan's main island Honshu which includes the prefectures of Mie, Nara, Wakayama, Kyoto, Osaka, Hyogo and Shiga 

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Sunday, 01 February 2015

男前豆腐: Why is Tofu famous in Kyoto?

Kyoto produces one of the highest qualities of Tofu in Japan and Tofu is also the representative of the city food culture. Made from good quality soybeans and a huge quantity of spring water 

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Thursday, 29 January 2015

Nanto 南砺市 Night In Singapore

Nanto 南砺市 is a city located in Toyama Prefecture of Japan and is a host to many amazing sights like Gokasan Village which is a UNESCO World Heritage site 

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015

LAST CALL: Tempura cooking by chef Ueda

Cooking is fun and easy when you know the chef’s secret. Due to high demand, a hands-on Tempura cooking class by Chef Ueda, Executive Chef of Ebisu-Tei Japanese restaurant, 

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Friday, 23 January 2015

Kyoto Food Fair in Singapore

The first Kyoto Food Fair will be held in Singapore at Tampopo @ Liang Court and Tampopo Grand from 5 to 11 February 2015. One highlight includes the famous Wagyu beef 

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Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Tanoshii Wagashi (Japanese Sweets)

If you are looking forward to know about Tanoshii Wagashi (Japanese Sweet) from Chef Yamashita, limited seats are still available for the 25 January demo class 

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Sunday, 18 January 2015

Wagyu Coooking Class @ Akari

Akari Japanese Dining & Bar offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere and an a la carte menu boasting over 70 different traditional and contemporary Japanese dishes 

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Thursday, 15 January 2015

Yasashii Japanese Cooking

Besides being a cafe offering mixed cuisines, pastas and desserts, Dulcet & Studio at Liang Court is also known for its cooking studio. In this January, two Yasashii Japanese cooking events  

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Thursday, 08 January 2015

Ikkan Art Gallery presents - Moving Light, Roving Sight

Ikkan Art Gallery is proud to present 'Moving Light, Roving Sight' exhibition from 22 January to 18 February 2015. Moving Light, Roving Sight brings together an array of digital, video 

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Tuesday, 06 January 2015

[Invitation]: LIVE Bluefin Tuna cutting show

In collaboration with En Group, Hai Japan will be giving away 4 pairs of lucky winners to the LIVE Bluefin Tuna cutting show at En Japanese Dining Bar @ Alocassia on Friday, 19 December 

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Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Spoonful Sunday Cooking of Ramen ラーメン and Gyoza 餃子

Join Spoonful's Sunday Cooking at Ramen Isshi and get to learn the secret of making great tasting Ramenラーメン and Gyoza 餃子 (Japanese dumpling) 

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Tuesday, 09 December 2014

Learn culinary skills from Chef UEDA (Ebisu-Tei)

Get opportunities to learn authentic Japanese hand-on cooking by Ebisu-Tei Exectuvie Chef Ueda this coming December. Located at Kampong Bahru, Ebisu-Tei is a Japanese cuisine restaurant 

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Friday, 28 November 2014

SAIGENJI Singapore Tour 2014

Bon Gout Music (ボングウミュージック) is proud to present SAIGENJI Singapore Tour 2014, a three-day performance from 27 - 29 November 2014. The passionate Japanese performer, SAIGENJI 

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Monday, 17 November 2014

Niigata Fair: 28 Oct – 6 Nov

The Niigata fair will be held at Isetan Jurong East Supermarket, B2, from 28 Oct to 6 Nov featuring food demonstration and sampling from Tomi Sushi, Samurice 

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Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Artistic Impressions by Shunji Matsuo

The ‘Artistic Impressions by Shunji Matsuo’ exhibition will showcase 40 paintings and over 20 sculptures and headdresses created by Mr Matsuo 

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Sunday, 12 October 2014

WEAVER (Japan) to perform at Skechers Sundown Festival

Catch WEAVER, a sensational Japanese piano rock band, in Singapore at the Skechers Sundown Festival on 22 November. WEAVER was originally a four member band formed

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Monday, 29 September 2014

Hello Kitty 40th’s Anniversary Celebration

Hello Kitty, the beloved pop icon created to inspire happiness around the world, is kicking off a year of festivities to celebrate her 40th Anniversary. One of the celebrations will be held at

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Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Toyota Classics Singapore 2014

Toyota Classics returns to Singapore on 30th October to start off its 25th Anniversary Charity Asian Tour featuring world-renowned Covent Garden Soloists Orchestra

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Wednesday, 10 September 2014

Shogi Workshop by Madoka Kitao

The Japan Creative Centre, Embassy of Japan is presenting a Shogi Workshop this summer conducted by Ms Madoka Kitao who is a professional shogi player

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Monday, 08 September 2014

Being Born (Umareru うまれる) documentary film

The screening of the documentary film 'Being Born' (Umareru うまれる) and the lecture 'Children after the Great East Japan Earthquake' by Nanako Oba will be held in Singapore

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Monday, 08 September 2014

A Design Film Festival 2014 Returns

DFFSG2014, Singapore’s premier design film festival, will run from 05 to 14 September, at Shaw Theatres LIDO. Organised by Anonymous, the festival is open to the public

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Friday, 05 September 2014

What to expect from Edo Pop exhibition

A visit to STPI was an experience to explore the beauty of ukiyo-e prints from Edo Japan (1615-1868) and ukiyo-e inspired works in today’s globalised world. Ending on 13 Sept

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Tuesday, 02 September 2014

Autumn Fair 秋のフェア

Supported by HaiJapan and other media partners, the Autumn Fair for Expat will be held at Raffles Town Club on 14 and 15 October 2014. Apart from Japanese sakes and craft beers

 

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Monday, 01 September 2014

SAKE Festival Singapore Returns

ORIHARA proudly presents the return of Sake Festival Singapore 2014 at the Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition centre this October

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014

Hello Kitty Run Phenomenon - Singapore, Taiwan, Japan

The world’s most famous feline character, Hello Kitty, will celebrate her 40th birthday on 1st November 2014 with an inaugural Hello Kitty Run Singapore

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Tuesday, 26 August 2014

a-nation comes to Singapore

Held for the 13th year, Japan’s largest summer festival ‘a-nation’ has attracted over 4 million attendees. With this year's theme ‘Taking Japanese Entertainment to Asia’

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Monday, 18 August 2014

The Enchanted World of Hayao Miyazaki

West Winds Presents The Enchanted World of Hayao Miyazaki on 13 September at the Esplanade Concert Hall. Join West Winds as we pay tribute to Hayao Miyazaki

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Monday, 18 August 2014

First-Class seiyuu Tomokazu Sugita

This year STGCC will see the debut appearance of Tomokazu Sugita, a famous seiyuu (voice actor) best known for voicing many memorable roles in various Japanese anime

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Friday, 15 August 2014

ROBO-G (Free Movie Screening)

Robo-G is a 2012 Japanese film directed by Shinobu Yaguchi and starring Mickey Curtis and Yuriko Yoshitaka. Curtis, who goes by the stage name Igarashi Shinjirō in this film

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Thursday, 14 August 2014

Oishii Japan returns

Oishii Japan returns for its third edition, bringing you on a journey to discover a variety of quality Japanese ingredients. The ASEAN’s largest dedicated Japanese F&B event

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Thursday, 31 July 2014

Sambaso

SIFA 2014 - Sambaso is an ancient divine dance performed by kyogen masters across two generations, Japanese Living National Treasure Mansaku Nomura, and his son Mansai Nomura

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Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Chado: The Art of Japanese Tea ceremony

Chado, the Way of Tea, is often regards to the way of boiling water, making tea and offering it to others while serving with a respectful gratitude. The traditional tea ceremony

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Sunday, 20 July 2014

Drum Tao is back!

Drum Tao is back this September at Marina Bay Sands, MasterCard Theatre with their brand new production - SEVENTEEN SAMURAI. Compared to any other show, TAO: SEVENTEEN SAMURAI has

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Friday, 11 July 2014

MBS Epicurean Market is back!

The highly-anticipated Epicurean Market by Marina Bay Sands returns for the second year with a fresh theme and participation by celebrity chefs, finest wine distributors

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Tuesday, 08 July 2014

EOY Cosplay Festival 2014

Catch popular anime characters and comic superheroes come to life at the Marina Barrage on 2 & 3 August! EOY Cosplay Festival is one of the largest annual Cosplay

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Tuesday, 01 July 2014

International Cosplay Day Singapore 2014

International Cosplay Day Singapore 2014 celebrates ‘Heroes & Villains’ in anime, comic books, manga and video games, and takes place on 24th August

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Monday, 23 June 2014

HIBIKI IV - Where Modern Meets Traditional Music

Catch HIBIKIYA's 4th concert featuring special guests from Japan and Singapore! Organised by Hibikiya, a Japanese drum studio in Singapore, the annual event promises

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Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Kampai! Enjoy Japanese Beer at Beerfest Asia

Beerfest Asia 2014 - Japanese beer enthusiasts can look forward to visit six participating exhibitors that sell Japanese beer like Asahi, Coedo, Hitachino Nest, Kirin

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Friday, 13 June 2014

STGCC : First line-up of pop culture personalities

STGCC stands for Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention, is back for its 7th year and recently announced their first line-up of six top-notch pop culture personalities.

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Friday, 13 June 2014

Experience Japanese whiskies, Sake and Liqueur with Beam Suntory

Beam Suntory is proud to present the Whisky and Wine Marquee at Beerfest Asia from this Thursday to Sunday (12-15 June 2014). At the Beam Suntory’s Whisky and Wine Experience

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Thursday, 12 June 2014

Funan Anime Matsuri 2014

The cosplay event is back for the second year at Funan DigitaLife Mall from 9 – 15 June 2014. Experience a week of Japanese pop culture

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Monday, 02 June 2014

Voice Mechanics by Maywa Denki (Japan)

Calling themselves a company instead of an art group, Maywa Denki’s live performances are designed for you to experience the sounds of their ingenious musical instruments in all their glory...

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Thursday, 08 May 2014

tricot Asia Tour 2014 Live In Singapore

Tricot is a Japanese alternative rock band formed in Kyoto in Sep 1, 2010. The band consists of 3 female founding members, Ikkyu Nakajima, Motoko “Motifour” Kida, and Hiromi “hirohiro” Sagane.

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Wednesday, 19 February 2014

Hinamatsuri, Japanese Dolls Festival, at Liang Court

Returning for the second consecutive year, Liang Court celebrates the tradition of Hinamatsuri, Japanese Dolls Festival, from 14 Feb to 3 March...Returning for the second consecutive year, Liang Court celebrates the tradition of Hinamatsuri, Japanese Dolls Festival, from 14 Feb to 3 March...

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Sunday, 09 February 2014

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