2/6 (Sat) ~ 2/13 (Sat)
Event Location: Patio Daimon Kuraniwa
Come have a taste of the local sake from Nagano City at Patio Daimon Kuraniwa located along the street leading up to Zenkoji Temple. All of the shops there have prepared special menus to pair with the local brands brought to you by Sakagura! Please see the flier below for shop locations.
2/12 (Fri) 5PM ~ 9PM and 2/13 (Sat) 3PM ~9PM ONLY
Receive your own special edition sake cup and taste test sake from up to 7 different sake breweries in the Patio Daimon Square. Light snacks are included! The event will be held outside, so please dress warm.
Tickets can be purchased in advance for ￥1,000 at Engawa (Patio Daimon - building #6 on the map) or Tomato Supermarket (Monzen Plaza 1st Floor) from 2/1 (Mon). The price for tickets on the day-of is ￥1,200.
**This event is NOT all-you-can-drink. Thank you for your understanding.**
※Alcohol will only be served to those 20 years of age and older.
※Driving after drinking is prohibited.
For questions, please contact the Nagano City Industrial Policy Section at 026-224-8318 (Japanese only).
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Anyone living in Nagano Prefecture is welcome to attend the information session and drills. Registration Deadline: January 20
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It airs every Sunday at 8PM on the NHK channel on regular cable and 6PM on the BS Premium NHK channel. You can catch reruns of the previous week's episode on the following Saturday.
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