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【Linda Hoshide】...
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....
【Media Monday】~...
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...
【Volunteer Meet...
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...
【Performance Sc...
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...
【Media Monday】N...
06-05-17
【Media Monday】North American Post・Soy Source The North American Post has been around in Seattle since 1902, making them the oldest Japanese-language newspaper in the Pacific Northwest. Currently, they...
【Fran's Chocola...
06-04-17
【Fran's Chocolates】~Market Place Booth~ Isn't your mouth just watering seeing these pictures of the gorgeous chocolates? We are more than happy to welcome back Fran's Chocolates to Japan Fair! Fran's ...
【All Nippon Air...
06-03-17
【All Nippon Airways】~Market Place Booth~ We are very pleased to have All Nippon Airways (ANA) back at Japan Fair! ANA has been very supportive of Japan Fair and we are very grateful. For the second ye...
【Banshu Soroban...
06-02-17
【Banshu Soroban・Daiichi】~Community Friends Booth~ Banshu Soroban (Japanese Wiki) is a kind of abacus made mainly in Ono city of Hyogo, Japan. They have a history of over 400 years and account for 70% ...
【Throwback Thur...
06-01-17
【Throwback Thursday】Origin of Japan Fair What is Japan Fair? Have you been seeing our posts on this blog and on Facebook but still aren't sure what Japan Fair actually is? Well, this is the post for y...
05-31-17
【Closing Booth Applications】 Thank you for all the vendors and exhibitors who have applied for booths! We are beyond grateful that many booths from last year will be coming back to Japan Fair! With su...
05-30-17
【Volunteer for Us】We Want You! Interested in volunteering? We have four hour shifts available on Saturday and Sunday with a wide variety of opportunities including information booth help, stage helper...
【Media Monday】J...
05-29-17
【Media Monday】Junglecity This week, we would like to thank Junglecity for supporting Japan Fair 2017! Junglecity.com is the largest Japanese website about the Pacific Northwest. Since its launch in 19...
05-29-17
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【Kenjinkai】~Com...
05-28-17
【Kenjinkai】~Community Friends Booth~ We would like to welcome back Kenjinkai to Japan Fair! Kenjinkai 県人会 is a gathering of people from certain prefectures in Japan. All of the people are those who li...
【Sugamo Advance...
05-27-17
【Sugamo Advance School】~Community Friends Booth~ Sugamo Advance School will be joining us at Japan Fair 2017! Sugamo offers Japanese lessons to students of all ages and levels. Along with teaching Jap...
【ICC Consultant...
05-26-17
【ICC Consultants】~Community Friends Booth~ Welcome back to Japan Fair, ICC Consultants! Since last year, Japan Fair has had volunteers from ICC help run the show! Without the volunteers, Japan Fair 20...