Events

Upcoming Holiday Events in 2022

I look forward to meeting you at my holiday events in 2022!

Please also check my Instagram for the most updated information on my 2022 events

Please look for a booth with pink cherry blossoms! 🌸

Elf Market in Pacifica

December 2 (Friday): 5:30 pm - 9 pm

December 3 (Saturday): 10 am - 4 pm

 

Pacifica Community Center (540 Crespi Dr., Pacifica)

This is an indoor event & Admission is free.

Come & enjoy holiday cheer & hand made products from local artists! This is my first time to participate the event. I am excited!

Japan Center Malls Holiday Cultural Craftfair

December 10 (Saturday) & 11 (Sunday): Noon - 7 pm


Japantown Center: East Mall

22 Peace Plaza, San Francisco


This craft fair will be my very last show in 2022. I am very excited to have one more chance to show you my Japan-inspired jewelry till next season begins in April 2023.


It is an indoor event, inside the East Mall of Japantown in San Francisco. I look forward to seeing you there!

BDW Holiday Arts & Craft Fair

December 10 (Saturday): 11 am - 4 pm


Mission Blue Community Center

475 Mission Blue Dr., Brisbane CA


My first time to participated in this event in Brisbane. What is BDW? ​In the last 40 years, Brisbane Dance Workshop (BDW) has been helping facilitate class offerings in theater, dance, and voice lessons for kids and adults. I love classic ballet and I look forward to being a part of this event.

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The Marketplace at the Rock Wall Wine Company

You heard the sad news - after 14 years, RockWall Wine Company is closing its doors permanently on Feb. 28. But they want us to enjoy the beautiful facility to the fullest until the end & they will be hosting popups on the remaining two weekends. Come to ship locally produced wine & shop from local artisans!!


February 12, 19 & 20, 26 & 27 (Saturday & Sunday, Noon - 4 pm)

The Rockwall Winery: 2301 Monarch St., Suite 300, Alameda CA

www.rockwallwines.com

Friend Fest 2022

You heard the sad news - after 14 years, RockWall March 12 (Saturday, 5 pm – 10 pm)

March 13 (Sunday, 11 am – 4 pm)

The Plex: 800 Embedded Way , San Jose CA

What is Friend Fest? Friend Fest is an art, craft and maker driven celebration of best friends, new friends, old friends, we're just friends, wanna be more than friends, good friends and whatever! Featuring over 100 amazing artists and makers!!

https://www.sanjosemade.com/pages/friend-fest-2022

The 55th Annual Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival 2022

April 16 - April 17 (Saturday & Sunday) 11 am - 6 pm

Japan Town, San Francisco.

Welcome to the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival®, one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions and the largest Cherry Blossom Festival on the West coast. All are welcome to join in the festivities as we celebrate Japanese and Japanese American culture with you!

Nikkei Matsuri 2022

Come and enjoy this historic Japanese matsuri (festival) in Japan Town in San Jose. There will be art & food vendors and amazing performers for you to experience a little taste of Japan. My booth will be located on Jackson Street toward the 6th Street, 3rd from the end.

April 24 (Sunday) 10 am - 5 pm

Japan Town, San Jose CA

https://nikkeimatsuri.org/

Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival 2022

Come and enjoy this historic Japanese matsuri (festival) in Japan Town in San Jose. There will be art & food vendors and amazing performers for you to experience a little taste of April 30 (Saturday) & May 1 (Sunday)

10 am - 5:30 pm

Memorial Park, Cupertino

Free Admission & Free Parking at De Anza College (Lots A&B)

This fun family festival honors Cupertino’s sister city relationship with Toyokawa, Japan by sharing Japanese arts & culture with the entire community.

San Carlos Hometown Days 2022

May 21 (Saturday 10 am - 7 pm) & 22 (Sunday 10 am - 5 pm)

Location: Burton Park in San Carlos.

The event is back after two years of absence! This is an outdoor event for everyone! Free admission!

Enjoy live music, eat great food, have a ball with game booths, and shop small with local craft artisans! It has been a while since I last participated events in San Carlos and I am so excited to see you there again!

Northern California Soy & Tofu Festival

July 2 (Saturday), 11 am - 5 pm

Peace Plaza at Japantown in San Francisco

https://soyandtofufest.org/


The Northern California Soy & Tofu Festival is back! Please come to the 10th Soy & Tofu Festival in the San Francisco Japantown Peace Plaza.

Yerba Buena Art & Makers Market

July 17 (Sunday), 11 am - 4 pm


Location: Yerba Buena Gardens in San Francisco, located between the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Contemporary Jewish Museum, and the Metreon complex.

This is an outdoor event & Admission is free.

Enjoy handcrafted items from local artisans & live music at the beautiful Yerba Buena Garden!

Foster City Summer Days 2022

August 20 (Saturday) & 21 (Sunday)

11 am - 6 pm

Location: Reo J. Ryan Park, 650 Shell Blvd, Foster City, CA

Art on the Square

August 26 (Friday) 5 pm - 8:30 pm

On Hamilton Ave at Courthouse Square in Redwood City CA

This is an outdoor event & Admission is free.

Shop for wonderful fine arts & crafts by amazing local artisans while you enjoy the sounds of Michael Jackson tribute band, Foreverland, at Music on the Square.

https://artonthesquarerwc.com/

Re-Discover San Mateo Community Festival 2022

August 27 (Saturday), Noon - 6 pm

Location: B Street between 1st & 3rd, downtown San Mateo

This is an outdoor event & Admission is free.

Enjoy handcrafted items from local artisans, delicious food & beer and wine garden.

Millbrae Art & Wine Festival

Sept. 3 (Saturday) & 4 (Sunday) - Labor Day Weekend

10 am - 5 pm

Location: The festival runs along Broadway (1 block west of El Camino Real) between 200 Victoria Ave. and 979 Meadow Glen Ave.

This is an outdoor event & Admission is free.

Stroll, browse, relax and enjoy a welcoming, vibrant end-of-summer celebration featuring two days of live music, hand-crafted work by nearly 300 talented artists and crafters, gourmet food, refreshing ice treats, wine, beer, champagne and specialty drinks.

Annual Midori-Kai Arts & Craft Boutique

Sept. 10 (Saturday), 9:30 am - 4 pm

Location: Lakeside Office Plaza

1279 – 1299 Oakmead Parkway, Sunnyvale, CA 94085

This is an outdoor event & Admission is free.

Midori Kai is a non-profit corporation established in 1996, and founded with the objective to create an effective organization comprised of Japanese American professional women leaders with various business and creative backgrounds.

Santa Clara Art & Wine Festival

Sept. 17 (Saturday, 10 am - 6 pm) &

18 (Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm)

Location: Central Park, 909 Kiely Blvd., Santa Clara CA

This is an outdoor event & Admission is free.

My booth is at Pavilion located by the lake.


This is the 40th Anniversary Art & Wine Festival. There will be over 165 arts and crafts booths, delicious food, fine wine, live bands & community entertainment on two stages.

https://www.santaclaraca.gov/our-city/departments-g-z/parks-recreation/parks-recreation-special-events/art-wine-festival

17th Annual Millbrae Japanese Cultural Festival

October 2 (Sunday, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm)

Location: Civic Center Plaza (1 Library Ave., Millbrae)

This is an outdoor event & Admission is free.

Do you enjoy Japanese food? Do you like Japanese anime? Are you just curious about Japanese culture? You can experience a taste of Japan in Millbrae! Come and enjoy amazing Japanese cultural performances by talented performers, enjoy great food, and shop from local artists whose creations have Japanese flavors.

41st Holiday Boutique in South San Francisco

November 5 (Saturday 10 am - 4 pm),

Location: Municipal Services Building

33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco


This is an indoor event & free admissions!

Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show

The San Mateo Event Center (1346 Saratoga Dr, San Mateo, CA )

November 11 (Friday): 10 am - 5 pm

November 12 (Saturday): 10 am - 5 pm

November 13 (Sunday): 10 am - 4 pm

Nikkei Matsuri Artisans Fair

November 12 (Saturday 10 am - 3 pm)

Location: Wesley United Methodist Church

(566 N 5th Street, San Jose, CA)


This is the first ever fall event by Nikkei Matsuri. This event features Japanese and Asian-influenced artisans and non-profit booths. Just like the spring event, this event will help Nikkei Matsuri's various scholarship programs. Shop for everyone on your list at this inaugural fall event!


Free admission.

https://nikkeimatsuri.org/

ART on the Square - 7th Annual Holiday Show


November 19 (Saturday 10 am - 4 pm)

Location: San Mateo County History Museum

(2200 Broadway Courthouse Square in Redwood City, CA)

SJ Made Craft Holiday Fair 2022

November 25 (Black Friday 11 am - 7 pm) &

November 26 (Small Business Saturday 11 am - 7 pm)

Location: Santa Clara Convention Center

(5001 Great American Parkway, Santa Clara CA)

This is an indoor event & Admission is free.

2021 Archives

Filoli Art Walk 2021

July 24 & 25, 2021.

86 Cañada Road, Woodside, CA 94062

The 16th Millbrae Japanese Culture Festival

October 3, 2021

Civic Center Plaza, 1 Library Avenue, Millbrae, CA 94030

South San Francisco Holiday Boutique

November 6, 2021

Municipal Services Building: 33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco, CA

Immanuel Lutheran's Church Annual Holiday Boutique

November 13, 2021

1910 Santa Clara Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501

The Silver Creek Women's Club Holiday Market

November 21, 2021

5460 Country Club Pkwy, San Jose, CA 95138

San Jose Made Craft Holiday Fair 2021

November 26 & 27 and 28, 2021

5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054

Devils Canyon Brewery Holiday Market

December 4, 2021

935 Washington St., San Carlos, CAholid

PatchWork Show in San Francisco 2021

December 11 & 12, 2021

865 Market St., San Francisco, CA 94103