A Japanese national TV broadcasting association “Nippon Hoso Kyokai” known as “NHK” has revealed the list of the artists who will attend its 2017-2018 New Year Red and White Music Festival “Kohaku Utagassen” held on new year’s eve.
Yamaguchi gumi(group), which is one of the biggest Japanese mafia so-called Yakuza in Japan, held a Halloween party for children living around its stronghold in Kobe.
Japanese amusement park Huis Ten Bosch held a Where’s Wally? Event to break the Guinness world record made in Dublin, Ireland in 2011.
An executive committee for Meguro Sanma festival has decided to use frozen Pacific sauries, which is also called as mackerel pike or sanma in Japanese language, instead of raw’s one due to a poor catch in 2017. Every year, sanma(Raw Pacific sauries) which are uploaded at Kesennuma port in Miyagi prefecture are used at Meguro Sanma festival.