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Photos: Fresh Fashion at Japantown’s J-Pop Festival

Photos: Fresh Fashion at Japantown’s J-Pop Festival

Thousands of people headed to Japantown over the weekend for the 2014 edition of the J-Pop Summit Festival, featuring the latest in Japanese pop culture fashion and entertainment.

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Photos: J-Pop Festival Summit Takes Over Japantown

Photos: J-Pop Festival Summit Takes Over Japantown

J-Pop fashionistas and fans of cosplay, anime and all things Japanese pop culture filled Japantown over the weekend for the J-Pop Summit Festival.

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Waraku Now Open in Japantown in Former Bushi Tei Space

Waraku Now Open in Japantown in Former Bushi Tei Space

San Francisco’s Japantown neighborhood has a new ramen option in the form of Waraku, which has taken over the space where Bushi Tei formerly resided on Post Street.

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Free Events this Weekend

Free Events this Weekend

Fashionistas and chocolate lovers have something to look forward to this weekend, and it’s getting heavy in Japantown.

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Hot Styles at J-Pop Summit Festival

Hot Styles at J-Pop Summit Festival

The sun came out on Sunday, much to the delight of festival-goers at the fourth annual J-Pop Summit: a Japanese pop culture extravaganza in Japantown, featuring live music, fashion shows, film screenings, vendors selling homemade wares and delicious Japanese treats.

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Japantown Shopping Guide

Japantown Shopping Guide

The patchwork nature of San Francisco’s neighborhoods makes it possible to showcase the richness of all the diverse cultures contained within this one city. A good example is San Francisco’s Japantown, also known as “Nihonmachi.”

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J-Pop Summit Pop-Culture Festival

J-Pop Summit Pop-Culture Festival

Take a break from the ordinary this weekend and head over  to the J-Pop Summit Festival, a pop-culture themed street fair showcasing modern Japanese fashion, music, art, films, retail, and design.

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Take a Journey to Hawaii at Waikiki Paradise

Take a Journey to Hawaii at Waikiki Paradise

In ultimate staycation style, Hawaii comes to you this Saturday in Japantown at Waikiki Paradise: A Journey to Hawaii .

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Japantown Street Fair

Japantown Street Fair

As if there wasn’t already enough going on this weekend, Japantown is hosting its 38th annual Nihonmachi Street Fair…and it’s guaranteed to be awesome.

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Celebrating Soy and Tofu in San Francisco

Celebrating Soy and Tofu in San Francisco

The Nichi Bei Foundation is launching a new event on Saturday, the Northern California Soy and Tofu Festival: Discover the Joy of Soy.

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Restaurant Rumor: The Library

Restaurant Rumor: The Library

A little birdie reports that Jay Foster, the genius chef of southern-style cuisine and owner of Farmer Brown (one of my all-time fav joints in the city) and Little Skillet, may be opening up a new culinary venture on Geary Blvd. in the Fillmore/Japantown called…

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