Come Have Yourself a Rilakkuma Weekend!

It’s time for a celebration of the Rilakkuma variety!

We are proud to announce that our favorite relaxing bear from Japan is taking over Melrose Ave, for an entire weekend of super fun events!

San-X is presenting Rilakkuma Weekend, an amazing weekend of food, fun and shopping. For the occasion, Jamie Rivadeneira of JapanLA, with the help of Bubble Punch, is curating custom San-X pop-up shop featuring San-X characters and rare merchandise from Japan.

Rilakkuma Weekend will also include a public party and Japanese-inspired events produced by San-X, Bubble Punch, and JapanLA.


ALL events will held at the San-X pop-up space at:
7326 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90046
*All events are ALL AGES!*

Rilakkuma Weekend Pop-Up Shop
Open: Aug. 14: 11am-11pm & Aug. 12: 11am-7pm
Come early to get get first pick at Limited San-X Items from Japan.
Free Special Gift with any San-X Purchase (while supplies last)
Music, Drinks, & Fun!

Rilakkuma Fan Party!
Aug. 14: 7pm-11pm
Goody Bags for 1st 100 party guests
Free Photobooth (Photos with Rilakkuma!)
Sapporo Beer & Japanese Soda
Takoyaki Tanato Truck (free takoyaki to 1st 50 customers with password*)
Lil’ Rae Cakeballs (free cakeballs to 1st 100 customers with password*)

Rilakkuma Relaxing Sunday!
Aug. 15: 11am – 7pm
12pm-2pm: King Kone Ice-Cream Truck (free ice cream to 1st 50 customers*)
12pm-4:30pm: Yatta Truck (free sushi to 1st 50 customers with password*)
12pm-7pm: Rilakkuma Nail Salon (with Rilakkuma Deco Nail Art)
12:30-3:30pm: Free  Photobooth (Photos with Rilakkuma!)
Music, Drinks, & Fun!

*Sign up for the JapanLA twitter, facebook, and/or mailing list where we will reveal the secret passwords for the free food items!


Look for Rilakkuma & Mamegoma at all four Los Angeles Umami locations! San-X is having a special two-week promotion from August 7 to August 22, 2010! Limited-edition collectible merchandise and serve-ware will be featured at all Umami Burger locations.

Umami Burger Locations:

Los Angeles
850 South La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, CA (323) 931-3000

Los Feliz
4655 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA (323) 669-3922

1520 North Cahuenga Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA (323) 469-3100

Santa Monica
500 Broadway Santa Monica, CA (310) 451-1300

We’re very excited to be a part of this celebration and hope to see everyone for a weekend of fun!


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