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Tokyo Whisky Festival

Sample whisky from old favorites & up-and-coming brands

Kim   - 1 min read
Venue : Belle Salle Takadanobaba When : Late Mar 2023

With almost 15 years of history, the annual Tokyo Whisky Festival is a large-scale event that showcases a variety of whiskies from around the world. There will be approximately 70 booths representing whisky distilleries, manufacturers, importers, liquor stores, and bars, with the opportunity for attendees to enjoy free and paid tastings, cocktails, craft beer, and food.

There will be plenty of famous brands on show at the event, plus up-and-coming whisky brands hailing from India, Switzerland, New Zealand, and Taiwan to name just a few.

Admission to the event is priced at ¥ 4400, and do note that attendance is only open to those aged 20 and over in line with Japan's legal drinking age.

Getting there

The Tokyo Whisky Festival takes place at the Belle Salle Takadanobaba event venue, which is located approximately four minutes on foot from Takadanobaba Station (Seibu Shinjuku Line, Tokyo Metro Tōzai Line, and the JR Yamanote Line).


Kim @kim.b

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