We had a booth at Sakura-Con 2019 held at Washington Convention Center in Seattle, WA USA on April 19-21 2019. It was the first time experience for us, and had lots of fun. Here are photos from the exciting event including behind the scene photos.
Sakura-Con is the oldest and most well attended anime convention in the Pacific Northwest.
This is our first time attempt to have a booth at this conference. Since many of our customers are "Japan lovers" who love Japanese culture including anime, they told us that they are going to this conference. Taking their suggestions, we decided to be part of this legacy expo for the anime lovers to share the joy of loving Japan and Japanese culture.
Here is the link to their official website: Sakuracon 2019
We had lots of fun at the event. I will share highlight photos from the event. It was wilder than any Halloween Party I have been.
OK. First of all, let me share my favorite of all. Here is a picture I took with character from Spirited Away. He was walking like the actual character in the movie!
Seattle Convention Center is located literary in the middle of the downtown.
When we arrived for setup, they already had the banner and other signs installed.
This is how it looked before the event.
And this is during the event. Quite different huh?
We got our registration badges. It looked really nice with laminate! Each year, there is a contest for the drawing and only one gets picked from all the entries. I do like the design.
Here are Photos of booths during preparation
and here is our booth before setting up.
It is quite an effort to setup the booth. Kudos to all the other vendors; many of the booth looked amazing. It's a lot of effort goes into this.
And here is how our booth looks!
and me. : )
Our surprise this time was a new product "Matcha & Cashew", thanks to everyone, it sold out on the first day! I will keep you posted when we officially carry these.
And here are people waiting to get into the show before opening. Isn't it amazing?
And here are photos during the event.
People at the booth (when not too busy...) thank you everyone for stopping by at our booth!
And here are some of my favorite costumes and I had a courage to ask to take picture with me. (Thank you!)
We really had a great time at the event, and I was so excited to meet you all who visited our booth. We are planning to attend the next year again. Hope to see you again soon!
Here are some of the other events we participate and the pictures/videos from the past events.
If you have ever thought that Green Tea is an “acquired taste” or that it is “too bitter” to enjoy, we’re here to change your mind! We want everyone to experience the health benefits of Green Tea and show you that this can be an amazing, refreshing, and delicious drink when made correctly. With just a few tips on how to brew this powerful leaf we can change your mind about the taste and enjoyment of drinking Green Tea.
Don’t miss out on the health benefits of tea!
We know that you will love this tips to brewing tea and getting the most flavor and elegance out of every cup. Sign up for Free Japanese Green Tea Club and get this great informative manual on brewing green tea. You will learn what it is that makes it one of the most popular beverages in the world.
Sign up for Free Green Tea Club for to Get The Two Books for Free.
Sign up free to Green Tea Club to get tips and exclusive articles about how to use your matcha and green tea for a healthy lifestyle. Green Tea Club is hosted by Kei Nishida, Author of Cook with Matcha and Green Tea and CEO of Japanese Green Tea Company.
Get free E-book "Green Tea Science – 12 Scientific Tips for Brewing Green Tea To Taste Better" By Kei Nishida - Value $9.99
Get free E-book "Matcha Lover's 21st Century Recipe Collection" By Kei Nishida (42 pages recipe book) - Value $9.99
Get immediate access to 10% Off coupon for your first order and access to Exclusive Coupons and Specials - Value $50+
Monthly Giveaways - Value $50+
Access to New Green Tea Recipe and Health Articles - Value $50+
Unsubscribe anytime. It’s free!
Comments will be approved before showing up.
In the movie, Karate Kid Part II with actor Ralph Macchio playing the now iconic character of Daniel LaRusso. In the movie, the tea ceremony served as a means for Daniel and Kumiko to offer and accept each other's feelings.
Learn about the roots of the Japanese traditional tea ceremony as well as the health benefits of consuming green tea.