Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony 2017 will be held in rain, but it will be cancelled with extreme weather.
We will announce the cancellation on this website at 7 a.m. on the day if extreme weather is expected.
All sessions of “Outdoor tea ceremony in English” scheduled on October 21 and 22 are cancelled due to deterioration of the ground condition caused by rain. (October 20. 8p.m.)
Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony is a large-scale tea ceremony festival which is open to participation from the general public. Participants can attend tea ceremonies held in buildings at the Hama-rikyu Gardens and Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum, and open-air ceremonies held under the autumn sky.
All tea ceremonies are held in cooperation with organizations which conduct activities in Tokyo. A variety of tea ceremony schools, including the three major historical schools Omote-senke, Ura-senke and Mushanokoji-senke; collectively known as the San-senke, they will gather for the Grand Tea Ceremony.
You can download the official brochure (PDF file) of Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony 2017 . Please click on the image below to use.