Making good summer vacation memories! 6 recommended events which will be held in July 2018 in Tokyo

05.July.2018 | FEATURES / SPOT

Summer vacation starts in July and many kinds of events for both children and adults will be held in the Tokyo area. In this article, we will introduce to you some recommended events which will be held in July.

 

Photogenic Art Exhibition ‘Vinyl Museum’ to Take Place at BALLY Ginza

Vinyl Museum―a participation-based art exhibition―will make its return at BALLY Ginza, running from July 21 to August 5.

We previously covered the first holding of this event which brings together a variety of art displays specifically intended for people to take photos of for their Instagram pages. Last year’s event in Omotesando drew in 5,500 people and over 7,000 posts were posted on Instagram.

 

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2nd Vinyl Museum

Running: July 21, 2018―August 5, 2018

Address: BALLY Ginza 2F, Tokyu Plaza Ginza, 5-2-1 Ginza, Chuo, Tokyo

Access: 1-minute on foot from Exit C2 / C3 of Ginza Station via Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Marunouchi Line, or Hibiya Line

Entry Price: ¥1,800

Website: http://vinyl-museum.com/

 

TV Asahi & Roppongi Hills Natsumatsuri Summer Station 2018

It’s been 15 years since Roppongi Hills first opened, which is set to welcome summer again this year with exciting events running from July 14 to August 26. Look forward to live music performances, shows, food, VR sessions, photo spots, exhibitions and more. The popular life-sized Doraemon will make a return at 66 Plaza where there’ll also be artists performing as well as anime inspired food.

 

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Roppongi Hills:http://www.roppongihills.com/

 

Edo Cat Café: Enjoy the World of Ukiyo-e and Cats at Edo Neko Chaya

Edo Neko Chaya is a new Edo-style cat café opening in Tokyo on June 15 for a limited period (until August 31) where you can enjoy the world of ukiyo-e while playing with real cats. The café is located at “Ryogoku Station Hirokoji.” Ukiyo-e paintings and models will decorate inside and bring to life the street and atmosphere of the Edo period. There will be several zones inside building, including the cat tea room, cat ‘red light district,’ cat bath, cat nagaya, and cat plaza. Each area will be furnished with ukiyo-e that fit the scene, bringing to life the world of Edo.

 

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Website:https://edonekochaya.com

 

MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM

MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM: EPSON teamLab Borderless will open on June 21 (until August 31) and is co-managed by Mori Building Co., Ltd. and teamLab. This never-before-seen new world is created in an expansive and complex three-dimensional 10,000 square meter space by 520 computers and 470 projectors. Dive into a mesmerising 3D world and get lost amongst the borderless art.

 

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Official website:http://borderless.teamlab.art/jp

Teaser movie:https://youtu.be/y3quanO4bKw

 

 

Jump Shop 2018

Aqua City Odaiba is set to welcome the summer with a host of exciting events, including Jump Shop 2018. Jump Shop 2018 will stock a heap of merchandise from some of the most popular manga series out there from Shonen Jump’s arsenal, including One Piece, My Hero Academia, Haikyu!!, Gintama, and more. This event is held every summer and brought in around 20,000 attendees in 2017. Mark your calendars for the upcoming events happening in Aqua City Odaiba this summer, from anime to food.

 

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Jump Shop 2018

Location: Aqua Arena, Azone 3F, Aqua City Odaiba

Running: July 13, 2018―September 2, 2018

Entry: Free (*Cost of merchandise is the actual price)

TEL: 03-6436-3061 (Weekdays 10:00-18:00)

 

 

Attack on Titan Collaborates with Tobu Zoo

An event will be held at Tobu Zoo from July 22 with popular anime series Attack on Titan, which will enter its third season on July 14 and air to October 8. The theme of the event is Survey Corps members from the series taking on the role of biological researchers to conduct biological research. Giant life-sized panels of familiar faces from Attack on Titan will be displayed, in addition to animal panels with original designs. Two of the show’s main characters, Eren Jaeger and Levi, will make an appearance dressed as animal handlers.

 

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Tobu Zoo

Address: 110 Suka, Miyashiro-machi, Minamisaitama-gun, Saitama Prefecture

TEL: 0480-93-1200

Website::http://www.tobuzoo.com/

 

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