After Akihabara and Odaiba, Hibiya Park hosted Oktoberfest. It was an outdoor event with all of the qualities associated with German culture: high spirits, lots of laughter, singing, a boisterous brass band and all kinds of beer to enjoy.
Anyone who has lived in Japan for any length of time will tell you, the Japanese love a good drink. “Nomikais” or drinking parties, to give them their loose English translation are a frequent occurrence for most company workers in Japan.
Kirin Brewery is one of the leading beer breweries of Yokohama founded in 1907. Kirin Beer Village is a part of Kirin’s breweries where you can enjoy a FREE Brewery Tour consisting of an overview of the production process and some beer tasting.
There is a museum for “Sapporo Beer”, one of the leading beer brands in Japan in Sapporo, Hokkaido.