Get out and enjoy the Halloween weekend in Izu at the Baird Brewery and Taproom in Shuzenji. Baird will be celebrating the harvest season and Halloween with a costume contest and corn hole and live music from Tokyo’s More than Music and Chuzi’s, a local Shizuoka band. Beers will be priced at ¥600 at the outdoor taproom and there will be several food booths including pizza and grilled organic vegetables. There will also be fun workshops for the whole family like slackline and pottery.
When: Oct. 30-31
Where: Shuzenji Brewery Gardens, Shizuoka
OMM is one of the toughest adventure events out there. The mountain navigation race is held at different locations across Japan each year and prides itself in challenging competitors in extreme environments. This year’s race takes place in Yamanashi Prefecture at the foot of Mt. Fuji.
When: Nov. 12-14
Where: Motosuko, Yamanashi