Adorable Life-sized Doraemon statues at Roppongi Hills marks the beginning of their annual Summer Station. The TV Asahi and Roppongi Hills` Summer Station event is filled with Live Performances by a number of Japanese music groups such as AKB48 Team 8, The Rampage by EXILE TRIBE and more daily till August 28 (full performance schedule). Anime Hero Shows for young anime fans by Kamen Rider and the Hero Show are a young crowd pleaser. Visitors can take photos with the unique Doraemon statues, watch live shows and exciting performances, try summer food and cool off with a collection of Kakigori (Shaved Ice flavored with syrup). Visitors can also enter the TV Asahi “exhibit hall” which features popular cartoons and variety shows from the network. Lego is offering free workshops in the Roppongi Hills complex – first come first served. A great location to spend your summer.
If your little ones want to have more fun stop by Robot Park to burn off some energy, cool down at the Hillside Kids Playroom and have dinner at Pintokona Sushi – a family-friendly conveyor belt sushi spot. Have a fun and safe summer!
Doraemon & TV Asahi Summer Station, Roppongi Hills Details:
Event Date: Saturday, July 15 – Sunday, August 27
Time: 9:00 – 20:00
Fee: Free entry into Roppongi Hills. Pay for food and events. 1-day event passes are available at the Summer Station Stands throughout the Hills complex. Middle school aged students to Adults 2000 yen; 4 years to Elementary aged students 1000 yen.
Address: 6-10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo (東京都港区六本木6-10-1 六本木ヒルズ)
Website: http://www.tv-asahi.co.jp/summerstation/ (Japanese Language)
Access: Roppongi Station on the Oedo or Hibiya Lines
Doraemon & TV Asahi Summer Station, Roppongi Hills