Little Tokyo Service Center's
10th Annual Sake & Food Tasting Event
Thank you for your interest in Starry Night in Little Tokyo. The event is sold out. We'll see you next year!
Sake generously provided by
Join our culinary journey as we taste and savor bites from over 15 top Los Angeles restaurants. Try a dish from a new restaurant and follow it up with an old favorite. Your taste buds will thank you.
Our journey continues as we learn about the subtleties of one of Japan’s most valued cultural products – Sake! With over 50 sake from different regions in Japan to taste and compare, you will be well educated.
At the end of your journey, you’ll feel good knowing you supported Little Tokyo Service Center. Keep the good feelings going and celebrate “Delicious Little Tokyo” with Go Little Tokyo July 30-31 with special menu items at selected restaurants during the weekend.
Little Tokyo Service Center builds stable supportive communities that strengthen people and preserve communities of color in greater Los Angeles. We are the only bilingual multi-service agency and community developer in the Japanese American community and serve more than 18,000 low-income people of all ethnicities annually. With events like “Starry Night in Little Tokyo” we help preserve one of the last three Japantowns in the United States and ensure that Little Tokyo remains a cultural home to the thousands of Japanese Americans in Southern California and a vibrant ethnic community for all to experience.Go to LTSC
Special Recognition at Sponsor Reception:
Assembly Member Miguel Santiago
|Debra Nakatomi & Bob Miyamoto|
|Aihara & Associates Insurance Services Inc.||Anonymous||Arroyo Insurance Services|
|Boston Private||The California Endowment||Dauby O’Connor & Zaleski, LLC|
|Enterprise||Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco||FIA Insurance|
|Green Dinosaur, Inc||Gruen Associates||Kiyohara & Takahashi, CPAs|
|Kubota Nikkei Mortuary||Trisha Murakawa & Warren Wong||NeighborWorks America|
|Yvonne & Alan Nishio||Onishi & Associates||David & Donna Uyehara / Japanese American Dental Society|
|Wells Fargo Advisors / Jonathan Tanaka|
|Official Airline Sponsor:|
|Exclusive Asian TV Media Sponsor:|
|Venue Sponsor:||Japanese American Cultural & Community Center|
|Chopsticks Sponsor:||Walton Construction Services|
|Gift Bag Sponsor:||U.S. Bank|
|Event Program Sponsor:||Eugene & Teresa Eng|
|Wristband Sponsor:||Boston Private|
|Sake Cups provided by:||Karyn & Steven Moomey and Patti Yamate|
|Ice Sponsor:||Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center|
|Ticket Sponsor:||Japanese American Bar Association|
|The Actor's Gang||Almansor Court||American Airlines|
|Anne Namba Designs||Anonymous||Aquarium of the Pacific|
|The Autry Museum of the American West||Babouch Moroccan Restaurant||Boomers! Irvine|
|Brett 2D Bean||C&H Sugar||Cabrillo Marine Aquarium||Cafe Demitasse||Cola-Cola||Dave & Buster's of Hollywood|
|Discovery Science Foundation||Tracey & Mark Doi||Eyecare 20/20 Optometry|
|Thomas Fallon Hand Crafted Portraits||Thomas Fallon Photography||FIA Insurance|
|Ganz USA, LLC||The Gourmandise School of Sweets & Savories||Green Street Restaurant|
|The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens||iFly Hollywood||Industry Hills Golf Club at Pacific Palms Resort|
|In-N-Out Burger||Keith Inatomi||Innovative Dining Group|
|iO West||Japanese American National Museum||Japanese American Optimists|
|Kidspace Children's Museum||Yasuko Kowalchuk||Albert Kwong & Carol Takamatsu-Kwong|
|Jenni Kuida||Laemmle Theatres||Landry’s, Inc.|
|The Langham Huntington, Pasadena||Los Angeles County Museum of Art||Los Angeles Dodgers|
|Los Angeles Lakers||Los Angeles Philharmonic||Los Angeles Rams|
|Los Angeles Zoo||Masa of Echo Park||Max Karoke Inc.|
|Miracle Springs Resort & Spa||Momoko Skin and Body Care||Adina Mori-Holt||Mulligan Family Fun Center||The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles||Museum of Tolerance|
|Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
|Onishi & Associates||Original Tommy's World Famous Hamburgers|
|Pacific Park||Pacific Resident Theatre||Palermo Ristorante Italiano|
|Pasadena Ice Skating Center||The Pasadena Playhouse||Pink's Famous Hot Dogs|
|Plum Tree Inn||Pretend City Children's Museum||PRP Wine International|
|Rafu Bussan, Inc||Ripley’s Hollywood||Roclord Studio|
|San Diego Zoo Global||Sanrio||Santa Anita Park||Santa Monica Playhouse||Sea Glass Fine Art Photography||SeaWorld San Diego|
|Colleen Seto-Gee & Douglas Gee||Shakas||Shin-Sen-Gumi|
|Sony Pictures Entertainment||Spirit Cruises||Staples Center|
|Stonefire Grill, Inc||Karen Toda||Suzanne Toji|
|Total Wine & More||UCLA Athletics||USC Pacific Asia Museum|
|USS Midway Museum||Vintage Cinemas||Western Bagel|
|Ian Blackburn of wineLA & LearnAboutWine||The World Famous Laugh Factory|
Event admission will be on Azuza Street (off 2nd St. by Pinkberry). Take the Metro Gold Line to the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station. Paid parking is available at independently operated lots throughout Little Tokyo for $5-10. See Go Little Tokyo's map or directory for a list of Little Tokyo parking lots.
Starry Night in Little Tokyo kicks off Delicious Little Tokyo, a weekend of culinary experiences in the heart of Los Angeles. Selected Little Tokyo restaurants will offer special menu items only available for the weekend of Delicious Little Tokyo. Participating restaurants will offer food and drink specials, giveaways, cooking workshops, chef demonstrations and more.
Dave and Buster's of Hollywood's Fun Patrol is all about amp-ing up the FUN. They set shop anywhere with their prize wheel and hundreds of awesome prizes. Come take their wheel for a spin. You will win 100% of the time!
Please contact Emily Weaver if you have any additional questions.