Japan Society of San Diego & Tijuana

15th Annual Beer & Sake Festival Tickets on Sale Now!!


Join us for the 15th Annual Beer & Sake Festival ! Friday, June 16, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT) Harrah’s Resort Southern California, 777 Harrah’s Rincon Way, Valley Center, CA The Japan Society’s Beer & Sake Festival is a popular and fast-growing charity tasting event featuring local restaurants  serving sumptuous appetizers and breweries […]

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24th Annual Leadership Awards Gala

Inamori Pavilion

Honoring those who have made outstanding efforts to promote goodwill and advance business, civic, educational, and cultural interchange and understanding between the people of Japan, San Diego, and Tijuana. Phillips Community Award Kate Leonard President & CEO Honorary Consul General of Japan in San Diego Thursday, October 19, 2017 5:30 PM – Registration & Reception […]

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Thank you for attending!

Beer & Sake Festival Report

Thank you everyone for attending our 14th Annual Beer & Sake Festival at Harrah’s Resort SoCal! We at the Japan Society of San Diego & Tijuana hope that you had a great time tasting all the amazing beer and sake and eating all the delicious food provided by our fantastic vendors, as well as our […]

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JUMP Event @ Petco Park

2016 JUMP at Petco Park

Japan U.S. Military Program (JUMP) at Petco Park The JSSDT offers special discounted tickets to the Padres vs. Marlins game for JUMP event, celebrating military relationship between Japan and US. Tuesday, June 14 7:10pm start San Diego Padres vs. Miami Marlins Ticket price : $10 ($21.50 face value!) Space is limited, get your tickets now. […]

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Three Stories of Love

Three Stories of Love

The Pacific Arts Movement (Pac-Arts) will present its 6th Annual Spring Showcase from April 28 to May 5 at the UltraStar Mission Valley, including 14 Asian and Asian-American films from 9 countries.   The JSSDT will co-present the film “Three Stories of Love”,  the most acclaimed Japanese film of 2015 interweaving the personal aspirations of three […]

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“Cool” Japan Club – “Departures” Screening

Departures Screening

At our next “Cool” Japan Club we will be watching the award-winning Japanese movie “Departures”, which is about a newly unemployed cellist who has to return to his roots and take up a job in which he “sends people off”. But, exactly what kind of job is it? Come to find out!  See “Departures” trailer […]

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14th Annual AJ Cup Golf Tournament

14th Annual AJ-CUP Tournament

The AJ Cup is named in honor of Mr. Arthur Jonishi, 2002 recipient of the JSSDT Business Leadership Award. AJ was instrumental in choosing San Diego as the home for Kyocera, the first Japanese-parented manufacturing company in California. In addition, he helped establish and served as the first chairman of Minato Gakuen, a school for […]

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Cosplayers Wanted!

Cosplay Competition

There will be a Cosplay Competition held at the Beer & Sake Festival.  Come and compete in our Cosplay Competition and you can have the chance to win: Grand Prize – 1 night hotel stay, 2 tickets to a concert & $200 food credit at Harrah’s Resort Southern California 2nd Prize – Custom made Wigs […]

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Special Room Discounts Available!

Harrah's Resort Hotel Deal

Harrah’s Resort is offering an Early Bird discount of 30% and 20% off hotel rates during the Beer and Sake Festival held June 03, 2016. Reservations made now through April 30, 2016 will receive 30% off. Reservations made May 1, 2016 to June 03, 2016 will receive 20% off. Please reserve online at harrahsresortsoutherncalifornia.com and […]

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“Cool” Japan Club – Karaoke

Cool Japan Club - Karaoke

This month we will be hosting our 3rd “Cool” Japan Club event and the topic this time around will be karaoke! Some things we will talk about are “Are Japanese people really that shy?” as well as the popularity of karaoke in Japan and other countries across the world. We will also be renting a […]

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