Shinnenkai 2014 – January 16th

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Shinnenkai 2014

RSVP now for the JETAA Portland Shinnenkai – January 16th, 2014!

We are shaking things up from our normal Bounenkai/Shinnenkai festivities this year. We are partnering with JASO to combine our December “Tunes of Japan/Bounenkai” and “Shinnenkai” events into one huge Shinnenkai party for the entire Japanese community! JETAA Portland is an official sponsor for this epic event, and we hope you join us for amazing food, live entertainment, tasty sake and karaoke too!

RSVP now and don’t miss out! This will fill up quickly and will sell out.

Contact Erik Harebo at JASO – email: | Tel: 503-552-8813

Shinnenkai Details:

JASO 2014 Shinnenkai is a place to gather, enjoy delicious Japanese traditional New Year’s food, and cultivate community. Please join friends old and new for tasty sake, great food, and live music.

What 2014 Shinnenkai (hosted by JASO)
When Thursday, January 16th, 2014 6:30pm-9:30pm; Karoke 8:30pm-10:30pm
Where EcoTrust Building, 721 NW 9th Ave, 2F
Cost Cost is $50, $30 for students. 21 or older only. Tickets available soon from the JASO office.
RSVP Don’t wait! RSVP before it’s too late!

New Year’s specialties prepared by:

Chef Naoko

Koji Osakaya

Sweet of Oregon

Live music directed by: 

Mitch Iimori

Sponsored by:

Delta Air Lines

JETAA Portland

Port of Portland

Portland Monthly Magazine

Portland Roasting

Port of Portland

Summit Properties

Sweet of Oregon

US Bank


Yoshida Group

Yuuyake Shimbun

Questions: Contact Erik Harebo at JASO – email: | Tel: 503-552-8813



Special Offer for JETAA Portland Members is limited!
The cost is $50/person, but we have a special offering for JETAA Portland Members. We originally sold out, but we were able to procure an additional 10 tickets, so we’ve opened up the Paypal again until the tickets are gone. Make sure and RSVP through our JETAA Portland Web site to receive this substantial discount:

  • $25 for JETAA members
  • $30 for non-JETAA members

Sorry, we sold out but you can still attend.

RSVP right now, details below:

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The Portland Chapter of JETAA (The JET Program Alumni Association) was created to serve the bonds of friendship developed by the program participants. JETAA’s purpose is to achieve, through its activities, a broader and deeper understanding between Japan and the other countries participating in the program.