Mitsuwa Hokkaido Fair

Are you a Hokkaido JET or just looking forward to do some of that wonderful Japan Supermarket shopping?  Well, combine it all and come join us for the Hokkaido Fair at Mitsuwa in New Jersey.

Hokkaido fair is one of the biggest events through the year at Mitsuwa.  It’s held from Thursday, September 18th to Sunday, September 21st.  There will be Chefs from Hokkaido: Ramen Chef, Patisserie (Ohagi & Roll cake), Bakery (curry bun), Sushi Chef (Taraba King Crab Sushi) and much more.  There will be more than 100 items from Hokkaido, especially seafood and crab.

Mitsuwa Hokkaido Fair
Date: Sunday, September 21st
Time: 1p.m.
Address: 595 River Road
Edgewater, NJ 07020
TEL: (201) 941-9113
Meeting Place: (book store which is the same place the shuttle drops off)

Mitsuwa NJ store provides a shuttle bus service between Port Authority Bus Terminal in NY and Mitsuwa.

Directions to the shuttle bus at Port Authority:
•    The Mitsuwa Shuttle Bus Stop in NYC on weekends is located at UPPER LEVEL Gate #51 in the South Building of the Port Authority Bus Terminal (8th Ave. between 40th & 41st streets.)
•    (NY folks can meet at the white statues near Gate 51 on the main floor of the south building at 12p.m. in order to catch the 12:30p.m. bus).  Photo of the statue below.

IMPORTANT!!: Gate 51 door from lower level is CLOSED during WEEKENDS and HOLIDAYS.  Please use the escalator right next to the door and go upstairs to the 1st floor. Keep going straight until you see the white statues on the left hand side. Behind those statues, you will see the Gate 51 sign.

•    Adult: $3 one way
•    Shuttle departs approx. every 15 min and takes approx. 30 min to Mitsuwa.  Click here for the detailed schedule.

Driving Directions:
From North:
I-95/New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 73 toward RT-67/Fort Lee
Slight right at Bruce Reynolds Blvd
Turn right at Martha Washington Way
Turn left at Main St
Continue to 595 CR-505/River Rd.

From South:
I-95/New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 16E toward Lincoln Tunnel
Merge onto RT-495 E (signs for Lincoln Tunnel/RT-495 E)
Take the exit toward Weehawken/Hoboken
Slight left at S Marginal Hwy (signs for JFK Blvd)
Turn left at JF Kennedy Blvd E  1.6 mi
Turn right at Anthony M Defino Way/CR-505  0.6 mi
Turn left at CR-505/River Rd to 595 River Rd.

Any questions regarding the fair, please contact Jenny Jung at

Don’t forget you can also do some grocery shopping and stock up on all your Japanese food necessities!