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06-24-17
【Pepper the Robot】 Do you know Pepper? No, not salt and pepper! Pepper the robot! He’s a human-shaped robot that can talk, react, and interact with humans! He’s not an ordinary robot either. Pepper is...
06-24-17
【Sake One & Hakutsuru】~Market Place Booth~ Did you see the Benefit Dinner post earlier? At the dinner, there will be complimentary Hakutsuru Sake offered by Saké One. We are very grateful for both of ...
06-23-17
【Dinner Auction】~Friends of Japan Benefit Dinner~ Come join us for a night of drinks, dinner, and auction with live entertainment featuring renowned kokyu player Daisuke Kiba from Japan. At the dinner...
06-22-17
【Uwajimaya】~Market Place Booth~ Welcome back, Uwajimaya! We're happy to have you again at Japan Fair! Uwajimaya has been very supportive of Japan Fair for two years straight as one of our loyal sponso...
06-21-17
【IACE】~Market Place Booth~ Guess what day it is today... It's National Selfie Day! Can't get a good selfie while at work or at home? Then take a trip with IACE Travel! It's also summer! Have you plann...
06-20-17
【Kizuki Ramen】~Raffle Sponsor~ Today's the first day of summer! But look at this cold weather in Seattle and Bellevue. It's barely even 60 degrees out, and not to mention it's raining... So why not go...
06-19-17
【Media Monday】~PSPinc~ For our last Media Monday this year, we would like to give a big thanks to PSPinc. Without them, we would not have this platform for the blog or website. They have been supporti...
06-18-17
【Father's Day】 Happy Father's Day to all the fathers out there! We know Father's Day is often forgotten or at least overshadowed by Mother's Day but we haven't forgotten. I've heard that 94% of people...
06-17-17
【Ro Higashi】~Market Place Booth~ We are happy to welcome back Ro Higashi to Japan Fair! The custom drawings Ro Higashi drew for the visitors of her booth last year were very popular! A lot of people s...
06-16-17
【Music of Remembrance】~Community Friends Booth~ Founded in 1998, Music of Remembrance (MOR) fills a unique cultural role in Seattle and throughout the world by remembering the Holocaust through music ...
06-15-17
【Throwback Thursday】~Raffle~ Last year's raffle drawings were very exciting as the visitors won many gift certificates and goods. There were even a pair of domestic plane tickets from Delta and a pair...
06-14-17
【Pinpoint Marketing Japan】~Market Place Booth~ Pinpoint what you want by looking at the unique products Pinpoint Marketing Japan will bring to Japan Fair! Try to pinpoint what the bottom left product ...
06-13-17
【Linda Hoshide】~Market Place Booth~ Linda Hoshide, welcome back for another year of Japan Fair! Linda Hoshide has been inspired by her collection of Japanese fabric to create clothing and accessories....
06-12-17
【Media Monday】~Seattle MAMA net~ Seattle MAMA net is another one of Japan Fair's media supporters! They are an email based information provider to make the lives of Japanese mom's easier and more fun....
06-11-17
【Yuka Shimizu - Japan Fair 2017 Chair】~Youmaga Interview An interview by Youmaga of the chair of Japan Fair 2017, Yuka Shimizu, was published several days ago! She, along with another committee member...
06-10-17
【Kaoru Okumura】~Performer~ Did you notice the two ghost like people in our post from two days ago? If you were at Japan Fair last year, you may have seen Kaoru Okumura and her "twin" lurking around Me...
06-09-17
【Chef Shiro Kashiba】~Seminar~ Ever heard of Shiro's name? Ever been to Sushi Kashiba? Or any of his other sushi restaurants? People line up for two hours before opening every day for a chance to get a...
06-08-17
【Throwback Thursday】~1 Month Left~ We have exactly a month left until the first of two days of Japan Fair 2017! Haven't decided if you want to go or not? Take a look at these cute and fun pictures! Ok...
06-07-17
【Volunteer Meeting】 Interested in volunteering for Japan Fair? Know anyone who is interested in volunteering for Japan Fair? Come to the Japan Fair 2017 Volunteer Meeting! We will be holding a Volunte...
06-06-17
【Performance Schedule】~Website Update~ The Performance Schedule has been posted! Between the two days, there will be a total of 16 performances on the main stage! Performances include things from mart...