See the current and next month calendar of events for men-only, women-only, bears, J-Pop and various theme nights at four of the gayest venues in Tokyo.
Every 2-3 months at Fame and various venues around the Tokyo area - gay dance party that welcomes all. Past events have included Summer Beach Party, Bears & Wolves Party, and Christmas Party.
January 27, 2017, 10pm at AiSOTOPE Lounge. Mixed dance party. DJs Chii☆, Chanken, TESSAN, POIPOI, MASAKUNI play R&B/ HIPHOP/ TWERK/ TRAP/ DABSTEP. Sub Floor DJs: 色彩, SISHYO, JOHN, KITKIT. Gogo Boys: RAKUDA, mAkey, RYO, HARU, Satoshi. Gogo Girl: EMI. Dancers: Koppi Mizrahi (House of Mizrahi/Qween Beat). ¥2000 at the door includes 1 drink.
February 3, 2017 from 11pm at AiSOTOPE Lounge, Tokyo. First Friday each month men-only House Music Dance Party. Good music, chic space, erotic adult playground, man+man+man wonderland fun. DJs MASATO and YUME. BANANA BOYS hosts/ gogos: HIROYA, RYOTA, Satoshi, SPICE, 優也 to keep your bananas busy all night. Next: Twitter
February 11, 2017, 9pm at ArcH. Celebrating men born 1984-87, all friends of the same generation - Arasa men - making new friends/ new opportunities. Mixing young men who like men in their 30s and big brothers. DJs play All GENRE music. Gogo dancers: mAkey + Deg. Drag Queens: Durian Lollobrigida, OZ, ウンディーネ, バンザイきょう子, and apna. ￥3000 at the door includes drink. twitter.com/thirty_info
February 11, 2017, 9pm at Aisotope. Women-Only House Music Valentine's Party. Main Floor DJs: VEIZY. TB3. AZSA and U-beatz play EDM. Sub Floor DJs: アニソン (Anison) TA★64, MINAMI. Chocolate Girl: NAO. MOMO. DC Beauty: JOE, NAO, MOMO, MINAMI. IZUMI. AICO. DC Crow: tuki. kazusa...and more. ￥2,500 at the door.
February 25, 2017, 9pm at Aisotope Lounge. Fancy Him Gay Dance Party last Saturdays every other month (Feb/Apr/Jun/Aug/Oct/Dec). Main Floor Special Resident & International Guest DJs, Visuals & Host TBA. See webste and facebook updates.
March 23-26, 2017, 11am-4pm each day at Honkan-Lounge (2F), Tokyo National Museum. Color in pictures based on artworks featuring cherry blossoms. Free with Museum admission; free for persons under 18 and over 70.
March 25, 2017, 11pm at ageHa - Shangri-La #57 Ha Na Mi Spring Party for men, go-go dancers, guest DJs. Coming up: April 29th Splash - Golden Week Party 58; July 15th Muscle Beach Summer Party 59; October 14th Tribal Journey Party 60. See website for more details.
March 26, 2017, 9pm-midnight, at Aisotope Lounge. Men-only leather/fetish hard house party, DJs TBA, hot, kinky go-go dancers. ¥3500 admission at the door. Next in 2017: September 17th; December 17th.
April 1, 2017, 10pm-6am at DAIA (渋谷), Fontis Bldg, Shibuya-ku. Party/ joy/ living beyond frameworks of gender/ sexuality. New Music/Energy. Life! Uplifting circuit music. All gender/ sexuality welcome. Guest DJ Spectrum K (BKK). Opening Set: VITA Resident DJ TOMO. Go-Go Boys: KENJI, THIAGO, SAM, and BRAVE. Next: May 6+7 Pride.
April 2, 2017, the Kanamara Shinto shrine, Kawasaki. Celebration/prayer for fertility, long marriages, healthy births, and STD/HIV awareness. Japanese laissez-faire, penis hats, penis puppets, giant wood penises, penis costumes and penis lollipops everywhere. The omikoshi giant pink penis altar is carried before the parade, and 3 erect phallus alters are carried on parade from 1pm.
April 29, 2017, 11pm at ageHa. Shangri-La #58 Splash Golden Week Party for men; "The Hottest Mega Gay Party in Japan," with sexy go-go dancers, guest DJs, multiple dance floors and bars, great sound and lights, plus a pool. Coming up: July 15th - Muscle Beach Summer Party 59; October 14th - Tribal Journey Party 60; and December 16th - Christmas Party 61. See website for more:
April 29 - May 7, 2017, Annual Rainbow Week. Saturday Fiesta; colorful and lively Sunday May 7th parade with floats to Tokyo Yoyogi Park Event Square and outdoor stage, and 60 events in the various neighborhoods, including Shibuya and Harajuku; also picnic in Yoyogi park, parties, film screening, and more. See the website for parade route map, more information, and recent photos.
Early July, 2017 (TBC). Bear Week past year events: FRI 9pm-5am at ArcH, Mr Bearology Fashion Show/ Opening Party. SAT 9pm-5am at Aisotope, Bear-Train - Music/ DJs/ GO-GOs. SUN Fundoshi White Party at at Shinjuku 5-10-5. See website for 2017 plans when announced.
Mid-July, 2017 (TBC), past year at Cinemart Shinjuku, and Spiral Hall. 10 days of LGBTQ flms, features/ shorts from around the world. Japan Premieres, Retrospectives and more. See the past year film schedule online, in English, and for upcoming programs see their website: