Your Link to Japan in North Texas

Mutual understanding. Ongoing engagement. Enduring friendship and trust. The Japan-America Society is your gateway to authentic, vibrant cultural exchange in Dallas/Fort Worth. Person-to-person and business-to-business connections form a solid foundation for the U.S.-Japan friendship; when you get involved, you’ll not only enrich your own life, but also promote international peace and understanding. Join us in building a more connected world!

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[Japan Society New York] Typhoon Hagibis Relief

Oct 16, 2019

JAPAN RELIEF FUND: DONATE NOW Japan Society established the 2019 Typhoon Hagibis Relief Fund on October 16, 2019 to provide financial support to organizations assisting those who were impacted by Typhoon Hagibis. With the exception of 3% to cover credit card donations, one hundred percent of your tax-deductible contributions will support relief and recovery work in places […]

2019 Bonenkai Forget-the-Year Party

Dec 14, 2019

Close out 2019 with food, drink, and good company! Bid the year farewell with your fellow members as we celebrate new friendships and opportunities on the horizon! Join the Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth, with special guest Consul-General Hideo Fukushima, as we close out the year at Wa Kubota in Plano! Enjoy a buffet of […]

Mochitsuki New Year’s Celebration 2020

Jan 12, 2020

An unforgettable New Year’s experience for you and your family! Celebrate the Year of the Rat with delicious mochi (rice cakes), music and dance performances, and authentic cultural activities. Learn about Japan’s rich New Year’s traditions, and connect with the local Japanese community. Watch a live demonstration on how mochi is made, with a special appearance by […]


20th Annual Otsukimi Moon Viewing Festival Marks an Exciting New Chapter in the Event’s History

FRISCO, September 14, 2019 – The Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth (JASDFW), in partnership with the Crow Museum of Asian Art, hosted the Otsukimi Moon Viewing Festival on the evening of September 14 in Frisco, Texas. This marked the 20th version of the annual event, which grew from a small gathering in a donor’s yard […]

JASDFW Celebrates Largest-ever Sun & Star Legacy Award Dinner

DALLAS, May 28, 2019 – The Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth (JASDFW) hosted its annual Sun & Star Legacy Award on May 13, 2019 at the Omni Frisco Hotel. Irene Hirano Inouye received the 2019 Sun & Star Legacy Award and Dallas Kiyari Daiko was honored with the 2019 Bridges-to-Friendship Award. Doug Parker, Chairman and CEO of American Airlines, served […]

In Reflection: Takeaways from the 2019 Japan Update

PLANO, TEXAS – Earlier this year on February 15, 2019, the Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth in partnership with Southern Methodist University’s John G. Tower Center for Political Studies hosted its 6th Annual Japan Update. Featuring guest speakers, Dr. Mieko Nakabayashi from Waseda University and Dr. Gene Park of Loyola Marymount University, the two explored […]

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Today, November 11th, is National Pocky Day in Japan! The date was chosen because 11/11 looks like sticks of Pocky or Pretz lined up together. Pocky first debuted in 1966 and this favorite snack is made of chocolate-coated biscuit sticks, however today there are many flavors including strawberry, banana, matcha and many more! Visit our friends at Mitsuwa Marketplace Plano, Tx to find your Pocky fix! What's your favorite flavor? ...

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