Taste of Japan RETURNS to its Anaheim roots, with delicious food, drinks and entertainment celebrating Japanese cuisine and culture, June 17 & 18 at the STC Anaheim Gardenwalk, near Disneyland. The whole family will enjoy this unforgettable weekend of Japanese pop culture, food, shopping and live music, martial arts, anime, and more. With more than 100 of the best Southern California Japanese vendors, Friday and Saturday will feature Japanese ramen, handmade, artisan crafts, toys, and toys and anime vendors sponsored by SoCal Anime. Adults 21+ can enjoy the VIP beer and sake garden, sponsored by Japanese American Media, bringing an authentic Japanese tasting experience in the beer and sake garden, complete with authentic Japanese bar snacks. Limited edition early bird VIP Beer & Sake goodie bags are available for purchase at www.tasteofjpn.com. Otherwise, the event is free to attend and walk around. Parking is available in the 4-story parking garage, and rideshares are encouraged for beer garden enthusiasts. Follow along at @TasteofJPN on Instagram and Facebook. This event is brought to you by STC Anaheim Gardenwalk, the Tanoshii Project, Ramen Island, and SoCal Anime. For more information, visit www.TasteofJPN.com.