Specialty of Tokyo! 1 million big sale!
This special event to reach 57 times in this autumn is the biggest event by federation of Kanda secondhand bookstore. Through various events about book, we are supported by many book readers. In late years we colonize as Tokyo feature, and, besides, many people visit Jimbocho from foreign countries the Japanese whole country.
■Blue sky bargain
Once a year, 1 million big sale! Bookstore and "corridor of book" for approximately 500m among bookshelves appear on the sidewalk of Jimbocho main street.
Venue: Kandajinboucho secondhand bookstore street
The date and time: From Friday, October 28 to Sunday, November 6 from 10:00 to 19:00 (finished at 18:00 on the last day)
■Blue-ribbon ancient book spot sale exhibition
Display spot sale meeting by influential secondhand bookstore volunteer of Jimbocho.
It is usually event that gathered internal and external precious books which are not seen from old classical books to handwriting document, the modern first edition at store. Treasure hunt from this!
Venue: Tokyo ancient book hall basement exhibition space
The date and time: From Friday, October 28 to 30th Sunday from 10:00 to 18:00 (finished daylong at 17:00)
Auction of book which anyone can participate in. We sell book which is more selected than volunteer bookstore by auction method. A part of the sales is contributed to related organizations through Chiyoda-ku.
Venue: Sakura Street event site
The date and time: It is going to start at 14:00 on Saturday, October 29 (postponement in case of rain till the first fine day)
■Ownership stamp Festival
The world of ownership stamp enjoying carving. Seal engraving experience is possible for cause 500 yen of instruction by specialist in Tokyo seal cooperative. Do you not push ownership stamp only for oneself to favorite book? (free can experience having entrance ticket to distribute in free of charge lower than primary schoolchild, association participation shop.)
Venue: Seal hall
The date and time: From Saturday, October 29 to 30th Sunday 9:30 ... (we accept as soon as it becomes planned number and are finished)
■10/30 From 14:00 to 16:00 Tokyo ancient book Hall 7F
"Talk live - Hideyuki Kurata X Mikami deferred " ※Pay
■11/1 - 11/6 from 10:00 to 18:00 Tokyo ancient book Hall 2F information corner
"Prewar days, postwar amateur movie camera and film projector exhibition"
It is ... from ... 9 millimeters and a half to 8 millimeters of home movies
■11/1 from 10:00 to 18:00 Tokyo ancient book Hall basement
Tokyo village forest festival 2016
■11/5 from 13:00 to 15:30 Tokyo ancient book Hall - Jimbocho
Chiyoda library concierge and Jimbocho tour to rotate
※15 Part 1 70 Part 2 (first-come-first-served basis)
■11/6 from 15:30 to 17:00 Tokyo ancient book Hall basement
"Ghost college in Jimbocho" ※Pay