Are you new in Okinawa and looking to make new friends? Have you been meaning to join Okinawa International Women’s Club but just never got around to doing so? Then mark your calendars, as this year’s Okinawa International Women’s Club Welcome Back Tea will be held on Wednesday, August 29th at the Rocker Enlisted Club […]

It’s almost time for the Kadena Eisa Festival! The Kadena Eisa Festival will take place on Sunday, August 26th from 6:20- 10 pm on Shinmachi Street near Kadena Circle. Eisa is a traditional Okinawan dance that uses taiko drumming and chanting and is performed during Obon, a Buddhist holiday which honors the spirits of their […]

The Marine Officers’ Spouses’ Club Okinawa (MOSCO) is having their first event of the season, the MOSCO Aloha Mixer at the Marine Gift Shop on Camp Foster on August 29th at 7 pm. Come and enjoy some delicious food and great conversation! You’ll have a chance to chat with current members, check out their sub […]

Through the month of August, talented local artist Maria Rock from Maria Rock Photography will be featured at the Camp Foster Library. This art show features “people and the things they love”. Maria Rock is a professional photographer and military spouse, based in Okinawa, Japan. Her business, Maria Rock Photography, provides a customized experience to […]

On Thursday, August 16th, Crow’s Nest on Camp Shields will host Latin Food Night! Come and enjoy an authentic Latin food buffet featuring South American Latin foods! The buffet is from 5:30 pm until 8:30 pm. Cost is $16.95. Menu includes: Beef Empanadas (seasoned beef inside a pastry shell fried to perfection), cachitos de Jamon […]

Come enjoy the summer Okinawa nights by attending the new summer time event called the Yomitan Yoakari’s Ryukyu Night Festival. Held at Murasaki Mura, guests can stroll the reproduction of the Ryuyku Kingdom and enjoy lights and lanterns. There will be a ferris wheel for families to enjoy and traditional Eisa performances. During this event […]

From August 12th through August 19th, come to Southeast Botanical Gardens to enjoy an event called Okinawan Night! This event is advertised as appealing to your 5 senses! Come to see traditional Okinawan dancing and hear Taiko drumming. Various types of foods such as pizza, burgers, tacos and local Okinawan cuisine will be available for […]

Miyako Island Summer Festival July 20th-22nd

One of Miyako Island’s most popular events, the Miyako Island Summer Festival Tug-of-war, will be held for three days from July 20th-July 22nd on Central City street. Make sure to wear your yukata (summer kimono) as there will be a yukata contest! This is an event that is not to be missed! During this three […]

40th Nago Summer and Beer Festival July28th-29th

This year the 40th Nago Summer and Beer Festival will be held at the Nago Fishing Port on July 28th and 29th. Over the course of these two days there will be grand fireworks displays, children’s Eisa folk dances, live local band performances and taiko drum performances. There will be an open air market with […]