Calling volunteers for The New York Times Travel Show


The Consulate General of Japan in New York and Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) is having a booth at The New York Times Travel Show at the Jacob K. Javits Center.

A few JET volunteers are needed for an activity of “Dress up to be a samurai” wearing yoroi (samurai armor) or helping guests try on yoroi.

The dates and times are as follows:
- Saturday, March 1 from 11:00AM to 3:00PM
- Sunday, March 2 from 11:00AM to 3:00PM

If you are interested, please send an email to by 9:00AM on Monday, February 10 with the following information:

Which date (3/1 or 3/2):
Email address:
JET years (xxxx – xxxx) :
JET placement (city/town, prefecture):
JET position (ALT or CIR):