Salsa Bachata Merengue Party
2014 Nov 29 (Sat) | Bar Enzo Roppongi, Tokyo
Highlights: Feel the beat, listen to the rhythm of the Latin music and dance the night away… Bring your friends and partners and let's learn and practice how to groove! Free basic salsa lessons!
Mt. Eboshi and Lake Haruna Winter Festival
2014 Dec 6 (Sat) | Haruna, Gunma
Highlights: A short and easy hike up the top of Mt. Eboshi followed by onsen. Enjoy over 410,000 lights that illuminate Lake Haruna. See dazzling displays of light/color, laser shows and sometimes fireworks.
2014 Dec 13 (Sat) | Roppongi, Tokyo
Highlights: It's not too late to find a date for X'mas! Come out party, socialize and meet all the single guys and gals in town! Mingle with lots of people, make new friends and possibly find a potential date.
2014 Dec 13-14 (Sat-Sun) | Yuzawa, Niigata
Highlights: Cheap early season snow trip! Snow comes early at Kagura resort. FREE ski/snowboard rentals. FREE lessons. 5,000yen discount for beginners. Fun apres ski party, and more.
Japanese Traditional Instrument Concert
2014 Dec 14 (Sun) | Yokohama, Kanagawa
Highlights: Let's go watch Japanese and Chinese traditional music of art! Take advantage of a special discount (only 1,000yen for TG members) and indulge in an authentic Japanese music!
Ghibli Museum Experience
2014 Dec 14 (Sun) | Mitaka, Tokyo
Highlights: One of Japan's most famous animation studios and EXTREMELY popular among foreigners and Japanese alike and VERY hard to get tickets. An educational tour for all ages!
White X'mas Shiga Kogen Skiing/Boarding
2014 Dec 20-21 (Sat-Sun) | Shiga Kogen, Nagano
Highlights: Due to it's location and elevation, Shiga Kogen has the most snow compare to other ski resorts. FREE lessons. Well located ski in/out hotel. X'mas costume party. Craft beers. Good times!
Go-karting [Santa Edition]
2014 Dec 21 (Sun) | Tokyo area
Highlights: Put your Santa (or X'mas themed) costumes on, and drive around your favorite part of town in Tokyo! Expect a lot of pedestrians/drivers take pictures of you! ;)
X'mas Kagura Ski/Snowboarding Trip
2014 Dec 23 (Tue *Nat'l holiday) | Niigata
Highlights: Located high up in the mountains so amount of snow and condition are incredible and very good. Riding in Santa costume. Free beginners lesson. Nice hot spring (onsen)!
Snow Monkeys & Matsumoto Castle
2014 Dec 23 (Tue *National Holiday) | Nagano
Highlights: See the wild Japanese snow monkeys enjoying the natural hot spring. Visit one of the most beautiful and visited original castles in Japan. This is one of the most popular winter trips we offer!
Year-end Nozawa Onsen Ski/Snowboarding
2014 Dec 27-28 (Sat-Sun) | Nozawa, Nagano
Highlights: Year end snow shenanigans at our favorite snow resort. Awesome backcountry and amazing powder. FREE ski/snowboard lessons. Good food (western breakfast). Fun apres-ski party!
New Year Countdown Party
2014 Dec 31 (Wed) | Roppongi, Tokyo
Highlights: Come join us celebrate the New Year! Watch and experience the Japanese traditional Kagamiwari (Sake case breaking ceremony) at midnight. Time flies! It's countdown 2015!.
New Year Nozawa Ski/Snowboarding
2014 Dec 31-2015 Jan 4 (Wed-Sun) | Nagano
Highlights: Skiing/boarding at Nozawa Onsen, Kijimadaira and Togari Onsen. 5 days in the mountains. Free beginners lessons. New Year's party and fireworks display. FREE onsens. Definitely a blast!
Hakuba Long Weekend Ski/Snowboarding
2015 Jan 10-12 (Sat-Mon) | Hakuba, Nagano
Highlights: Cortina for backcountry lovers and beginners, Goryu for all level and Happo for advanced riders. Apres-ski parties. In-house onsen. Avalanche training course. Amazing long weekend!
Dosojin Fire Festival and Snow Monkeys
2015 Jan 15-18 (Thu-Sun) | Nozawa, Nagano
Highlights: Witness the super crazy Dosojin Fire Festival. See the cute onsening snow monkeys. 3 full days of powder snow. 13 FREE public onsens. Free ski lessons! Free sake! Crazy!!!
Nozawa Onsen Ski/Snowboarding
2015 Jan 17-18 (Sat-Sun) | Nozawa, Nagano
Highlights: Amazing powder bowl tree runs. Long and challenging slopes. Great snow park for all levels. Traditional ski town. FREE (13) public onsens. Funny Wig & Glasses costume party. Good times!
Unryu Keikoku Snow Trekking
2015 Jan 24 (Saturday) | Nikko, Tochigi
Highlights: See beautiful and naturally formed ice-sculptures; a 100m wide ice-wall, 80m frozen waterfall, 10m ice-column, and more. Spend the day trekking in the white world of snow!
Myoko/Seki Onsen Ski/Snowboarding
2015 Jan 24-25 (Sat-Sun) | Myoko, Niigata
Highlights: Long/wide slopes and epic tree runs @Myoko Suginohara. Amazing deep powder tree runs @Seki Onsen. Free lessons. Discount for beginners. Hospital theme costume party. Awesome time!
Sumo Watching Event
2015 Jan 25 (Sunday) | Ryogoku, Tokyo
Highlights: Come let's watch Japan's national sport! We'll watch the last day of the tournament where you can witness the very traditional closing ceremony. A truly Japanese cultural experience!
Zao Onsen Snow Monsters Festival
2015 Jan 31-Feb 1 (Sat-Sun) | Zao Onsen, Yamagata
Highlights: Trip for all ages! Amazing powder snow & beautiful mountain scenery. Ride through and within the snow monsters. Night illumination, fireworks, exhibition, festival and onsens! Relaxing weekend!
Nozawa Onsen Ski/Snowboarding
2015 Jan 31-Feb 1 (Sat-Sun) | Nagano
Highlights: Amazing powder bowl tree runs. Long and challenging slopes. Great snow park for all levels. Traditional ski town. FREE (13) public onsens. Hello Kitty theme costume party. Good times!
Shiga Kogen Ski/Snowboarding
2015 Feb 7-8 (Sat-Sun) | Shiga Kogen, Nagano
Highlights: Mid-winter ski/snowboarding at (by far) the largest ski resort in Japan. Well located ski in/out hotel (with western beds). Chance to see the cute snow monkeys. Fun apres-ski-party!
Niseko/Rusutsu & Sapporo Snow Festival
2015 Feb 6-16 (Fri-Mon) | Hokkaido
Highlights: Flexible itinerary. Amazing snow and unbelievably deep powder at Niseko & Rusutsu. See the Sapporo Snow Festival. Nice, cozy and clean lodge just for our group. Fun apres-ski parties!