Menu

SHINJUKU ASIA LOVERS FESTIVAL 2017

新宿 ONE ASIA 文化祭 2017

SHINJUKU ASIA LOVERS FESTIVAL 2017 has finished.
Thank you for your support.

Concert Report

Venue
: Shinjuku Central Park [Map]
Date and time
: 2017/10/14 (sat) 10:30 - 19:30

Welcome to the miracle stage woven by beautiful traditional music instruments from across Asia.
We are proud to propose a one-day special culture festival at the park rich in water and nature, in the center of Tokyo where people from all over the world gather. Music, food and art; the festival condenses many different faces of Asian culture in one place. Under Come and enjoy both “fall of culture” and “fall of appetite” at the same time under the clear blue sky!

2017/10/14 (sat)
OPEN 10:30 / CLOSE 19:30
Entrance Free

Many giveaways!

  • Aburatorigami (traditional facial blotting paper) made from Japanese cedar and cypress timber from forest thinning.

    * Offered to the first 1,000 participants who show up in traditional costumes.

  • Chopsticks made from Japanese cedar timber from forest thinning.

    * Offered to the first 250 participants with an SNS posting from the event site.

  • SOYJOY

    * Offered to the first 1,000 participants.

MUSIC

Listen, watch, touch,
play and enjoy!

Special free live performance

12:00 / 14:00 / 17:00(main live performance) (tentative)

ONE ASIA Classic Orchestra, made up of top performers of traditional instruments from not just Japan but all over Asia will hold several live acoustic performances. Watch as musical instruments from different countries come together and create a miraculous performance of an unprecedented scale. The melodies will resonate in Shinjuku under the clear blue sky during the day and against the background of skyscrapers as they are gradually illuminated in the evening.

* Some programs may be canceled depending on weather conditions.
Thank you for your understanding.

Musicians >>
Workshops

Hands-on workshops where you can learn to play wagakki (Japanese instruments) as well as traditional instruments from Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and more. Professional artists will show you how to play them starting from the basics. If you get the hang of it, you may be able to play with the performers on the spot. Different instruments from across Asia are on display as well.

Reservations not required. First come first served. Limited availability. ¥500 per person, or free with presentation of event flyer/postcard.

ART

Workshops

Amigos Koike, the illustrator of the key artwork for this event will be holding an exhibition of his original works. In addition, there will be exhibits of picture books about Asia, a wooden pool, wood origami and wooden toys utilizing Japanese timber, and more. Both children and adults can enjoy the chance to relax and play with art.

“You Can Draw Too” workshop

Drawing workshop by Amigos Koike, illustrator.
¥500 per person.

Please write the title (ONE ASIA festival), name and number of persons on a reservation request and please send a .
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the ONE ASIA Joint Concert Executive Committee.

Japanese wood origami workshop

Reservation not required. (material fee).

Play in a wooden ball pool and a wooden playhouse

Reservation not required. Free of charge.

FOOD

Soul food trucks will gather!

Soul food trucks will gather to offer authentic tastes from different countries!

OPEN 10:30 / CLOSE 19:30

Singapore

Chicken rice

By Wee Nam Kee Hainanese Chicken Rice
http://weenamkee.jp/

Cambodia

Sandwich/Coffee

By Num Pang Sandwich Cross Town Café
http://numpangsandwich-crosstowncafe.com/

China

Authentic white sesame-based dan dan noodles/Chinese zongzi/Berry berry almond tofu

By Teppan Chinese Bar Ça va?
http://www.cava-jinbo.com/

Thailand

Thai ramen/Pad thai/Green curry etc…

By Sawadee
http://sawasdeethai.com/

Malaysia

Roti Canai (Sweet, Chilli, Curry) /Lamb chops

By mov’s kitchen
https://www.facebook.com/MovsKitchen/

Halal food

Roast beef

By Samurai Kitchen
http://halal.tokyo/

* “Halal” foods are made only with ingredients permissible to Muslims. Please enjoy them regardless your religious belief.

And more dishes and beverages!

MAP/ACCESS

Venue: Shinjuku Central Park
Nearest station: Directly connected to Toei Oedo Line Tochōmae Station A5 Exit / 10 minutes walk from Shinjuku Station West Exit [MAP]

Credit

Organized by
ONE ASIA Joint Concert Executive Committee
Special Sponsor
Idemitsu Kosan Co.,Ltd.
Sponsored by
All Nippon Airways Co.,Ltd. / Gurunavi, Inc. / HOUSE FOODS GROUP INC.
Co-Organized by
Shinjuku Convention and Visitors Bureau / Shinjuku Machi-Fes Executive Committee / Grand Shinjuku City Festival Executive Committee
Supported by
Shinjukju City / Tokyo Metropolitan Government / Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan / Japan Tourism Agency / Agency for Cultural Affairs, Goverment of Japan / Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines, Tokyo, Japan / ROYAL THAI EMBASSY / Embassy of The Republic of The Union of Myanmar,Tokyo / KEDUTAAN BESAR REPUBLIK INDONESIA TOKYO / The Embassy The Lao People’s Democratic Republic Tokyo / The Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Japan / EMBASSY OF MALAYSIA, TOKYO / Embassy of the Republic of Singapore / Embassy of the Socialist Republic of VIET NAM in Japan / Embassy of Brunei Darussalam in Tokyo, Japan / KOREAN CULTURAL CENTER, KOREAN EMBASSY IN JAPAN
With the cooperation of
Daiwa Roynet Hotels / Isetan Mitsukoshi Ltd. / SOY JOY / Odakyu Electric Railway Co., Ltd. / "Forest Supporters" Organizer / Audio-Technica Corporation

Contact Us

ONE ASIA Joint Concert Executive Committee
Email:

page top