311 event listing

HOW TO SPEND THE 1ST ANNIVERSARY OF MARCH 11

Weather in Japan or oversea, there will be tons of event organize during the anniversary weekend of East Japan Great Disaster of March 11. If you haven't decided what to do besides watching YokosoNews live cast, there are plenty of events all over the world online or offline.

 

* Please make sure to double check the event information before you really go. All events are subject to change. YokosoNews has not confirmed all the information.

* This page will be kept udpating if there's any new info until March 11, 2012

Online

20,000 Requiem Fireworks live cast from Izumigatake, Miyagi

PST: Sat, March 10, 2012 @ 12:00am - 2:00am
EST: Sat, March 10, 2012 @ 3:00am  -5:00am
GMT: Sat, March 10, 2012 @ 8:00am - 10:00am
JST: Sat, March 10, 2012 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Watch live at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/hobonichi-live

YokosoNews live cast: 311 Memorial Live Cast (web)

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Japan / Tokyo

March 10~11: 3/11 Tribute Weekend

 [ web ]

The screening of documentary films.

By The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan

Date & Time:

Sat, March 10, 2012: 10am-9:30pm
Sun, March 11, 2012: 10am-7:30pm

Admission: Free

Where

Yurakucho Denki North Building 20F
Yurakucho 1-7-1, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan [ Map

Japan / Chiba

March 11: 300x50 Swing Prayers

[ web ] (in Japanese)

What: 300 teenager baseball players from Chiba's will swing 50 times to pray for 15000 victims

By Nico Nico Baseball Club (NPO)

Date & Time

Sun, March 11, 2012
10:00am-11:30am

Admission: Open to the public to watch. Must be the teen baseball team member to join.

Where

5-1 Isobe Mihama-ku, Chiba, Chiba [ Map ]

USA / Los Angeles

Japan Showcase & Public Appreciation Event

[ web ]

What: Hello Kitty, tea ceremony taiko, and koto performances and more to thank American people for their support

By Consulate General of Japan in Los Angeles & Japan Business Association of Southern California

Date & Time

Sat, March 10, 2012
12:00pm-8:00pm

Admission: Free but donation is welcome

Where

The Grove in LA
189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90036 [ map ]

Love to Nippon - 3.11 Memorial Event

[ web ]

What: Documentary film screening of ABC7 News anchor David Ono and panel discussion with the people from Ofunato, Iwate, Japan.

By Japan America Society & Love to Nippon Project

Date & Time:

Sun, March 11, 2012
2:30pm-3:30pm Flower and incense offering:
3:30pm-6:00pm: Program

Admission: Free registration is recommended

Where

LAPD Headquaters - Ronald F. Deaton Civic Auditorium
100 W 1st, St, Los Angeles, CA 

USA / New York City

Together for 3.11

web ]

What: Memorial service

By Fellowship for Japan

Admission: Free but donation is welcome

Date & Time

Sat, March 10, 2012
5:00pm Door opens
5:45pm - 6:45pm Memorial ceremony
8:00pm door closes 

Where

First Church of Christ, Scientist
10 West 68th Street, New York, NY 10023

USA / Seattle

3.11 Great East Japan Earthquake Memorial

web ]

What: Memorial service & film screening

By JapanJapanRelief.org, Consulate General of Japan in Seatte & Japan Business Association of Seattle

Admission: Free but donation is welcome

Date & Time

Sat, March 10, 2012
10:00am - 3:00pm

Where

Fisher Pavilion & Seattle Center, Kobe Bell

UK / London

Nihon Kizuna - One Year Later

web ]

What: Music fundraiding club event + The event takes place in Tokyo + Ustream live cast

By Nihon Kizuna

Admission: £5 entry plus donation is welcome

Date & Time

Sun, March 11, 2012
3:00pm - midnight

Where

Camp
70 – 74 City Rd, London, EC1Y 2BJ (Old Street, London)

Germany

Lichterkette 2012

web ]

What: Chain of candle light

By Lichterkette 2012

Admission: £5 entry plus donation is welcome

Date & Time

Sun, March 11, 2012

Where

City of Brunswick

Australia / Adelaide

Japanese Earthquake & Tsunami Memorial Picnic

web ]

What: Outdoor memorial

By Adelaide Festival Centre OzAsia Festival & Australian Japan Association of SA

Date & Time

Sun, March 11, 2012
1:30pm - 4:00pm 

Where

South Parklands (west of Himeji Gardens), Adelaide

Austria / Wien

BENEFIZKONZERT (Japan Benefit Concert at Eschenbach Palais)

web ]

What: Musical works of  Johann Sebastian Bach, Sergey Prokofiev, Eugene Ysaye, Michio Miyagi, Ludwig van Beethoven and others

By Japanese Embassy in Austria, Austrian japanese society and Stefano Cantini

Admission: € 50 donation for Japan

Date & Time

Sun, March 11, 2012
3:00pm 

Where

Beletage des Palais Eschenbach, Eschenbachgasse 11, 1010 Wien 

Canada / Toronto

Remembering March 11

web ]

What: Short film presentation & seminar

By Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre

Admission: Unknown

Date & Time

Sun, March 11, 2012
1:00pm - 4:00pm 

Where

Kobayashi Hall, Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre
6 Garamond Court, Toronto, ON, M3C 1Z5 

 

 

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