Thursday Jul 24
Bay Area Hawaiian concerts, fundraisers precede Aloha Festival
The first weekend of August is the biggest on the Bay Area Hawaiiana calendar, given that the San Francisco Bay Area Aloha Festival will once again go head to head with the free Nihonmachi Street Fair in S.F.'s Japantown with all-day music, food and crafts on Aug. 2 and 3. The festivals attract top island musicians such as Mailani Maikanai who'll ... (more)
Hitler, locals express frustration over ridiculous lines at Ramen Festival
Over the weekend, the Ramen Festival - part of the J-Pop Summit Festival - took over the blocks surrounding Japantown.
Thousands of people line up for Japantown San Francisco ramen festival
Tonkotsu Ramen from Monta in Las Vegas. A milky rich broth with slices of pork, seaweed, half hard-boiled egg, and various greens.
Bold Street Style at the J-Pop Summit in Japantown
Over the weekend, Japantown hosted the busiest J-Pop Summit to date-but when you mix a Ramen festival with a Pocky eating contest, what do you expect? Now in its 6th year, the J-Pop Summit celebrates popular Japanese fashion, music, and culture on the streets of San Francisco's Japantown.
Suspect nabbed in robberies of elderly Asians
A San Francisco man has been arrested on suspicion of robbing and burglarizing elderly people in the Asian community since April, police said Friday.
Viz Media Announces Berserk III Screening at 2014 Japan Film Festival of S.F.
Catch BERSERK: THE GOLDEN AGE ARC III - THE ADVENT at the 2014 Japan Film Festival of San Francisco.
2014 Japan Film Festival of San Francisco Launches July 19th
Week-Long Live-Action and Anime Festival at NEW PEOPLE Cinema in Conjunction with 2014 J-POP SUMMIT Source: MediaLab press release Official Site: jffsf.org Special Thanks to Erik Jansen The 2014 Japan Film Festival of San Francisco, the only fully-dedicated annual Japanese film celebration for the S.F. Bay Area, returns for its second consecutive ... (more)