Starts: November 07 @ 6:30pm
Ends: November 07 @ 9:30pm
Location: Brooklyn Brewery, 79 N 11th St New York, NY 11249
Particpants: APT-13, Blue Ribbon, Brooklyn Brewery, Dassara Ramen, Hakata Tonton, Ikebana International, Kaoru Watanabe Taiko Center, Keizo Shimamoto (Ramen Burger), Morimoto, Nobu Tribeca & Nobu 57, Quality Meats/Park Ave (Autumn), Red Rooster, Snake River Farms, Soba-Ya, Suntory Whisky, Tori Shin, Uber, Wine of Japan, Yuji Ramen
What to expect at Aki Matsuri: Participating restaurants/companies will have their own booths inside of Brooklyn Brewery, serving up their unique ‘Izakaya’ (Japanese-style pub fare) themed dishes. There will be two demonstrations, the first a Soba (buckwheat noodle) making demonstration by Soba-ya, and a taiko (Japanese drum) performance by Kaoru Watanabe Taiko Center. The event space will be decorated by Ikebana International, using their zen flower arrangements. There will be a raffle and silent auction with must have items, such as: Gramercy Tavern-Dinner for 2, Saxon & Parole-Dinner for 2 with wine pairing, Oceana-Dinner for 2 with wine pairing, Morimoto knives, Dinner for 4 at The James Beard House, and many more! A portion of the evening’s proceeds will be donated to Japan Relief and all other proceeds will go towards our future educational programs for the public and professionals. Please show your support for Japanese culture and the Gohan Society by attending our annual fundraiser!