Shinjuku News


Jul 26, 2018

Outdoor Movie and Bar Nights in Shinjuku! From Now Until August 5th!

Outdoor movies are an indispensable part of summer in the city. The sense of community found in gathering for a screening is unparalleled. This summer, for the second year in a row, Odakyu Group is holding Shinjuku Cinema and Bar Week from now until August 5th.

On July 25th, 26th and 28th, Hollywood movies will be screened in Shinjuku Chuo Park from 7PM. A variety of food trucks will also be in the park on those days, so you can eat delicious dishes while enjoying a movie. Benches are also set up in front of the screen, so you don't need to worry about bringing a something to sit down on. On the July 27th in Shinjuku Chuo Park and on August 3rd and 4th at Shinjuku Southern Terrace, a collection of short films will be screened in co-operation with ShortShorts Film Festival. Of course, all of the screenings are free!

We can't forget the "Bar" part of this special event. From July 25th to August 5th, a variety of restaurants in the Shinjuku area will be offering special dishes during the event! What's more, you can pay with digital "Cinebar" coins during the event. When you buy coins using the Cinebar app, you don't need to have any cash on you!

This special event is only until August 5th - don't miss it!

See more information on the event's official site (Japanese only) and look for up-to-date information on the event's facebook page (Japanese only).