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ACRS Celebrated 25 years for Walk For Rice!

ACRS Celebrated 25 years for Walk For Rice!

July 1, 2015

On Saturday, June 27, 2015 the Asian Counseling and Referal Service (ACRS) hosted their 25th annual Walk For Rice fundraiser. Many families and organizations, including Uwajimaya gathered to take part in this fun event and raised $204,776 and counting! This money will help over 5,600 families in our community that visit the ACRS Food...

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Aomori Japan Food Fair

Aomori Japan Food Fair

June 16, 2015

We are extremely excited to be hosting over a dozen food vendors from Japan at our Aomori Japan Food Fair next week (June 24-30, 2015).  Aomori Prefecture is known for their agricultural and fishing industries and are sharing their best regional delicacies with foodies around the world through traveling food...

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Children’s Day and Koinobori

Children’s Day and Koinobori

April 17, 2015

Kodomo no Hi  (Children's Day) is a national holiday celebrated in Japan on May 5th. It is a day to honor children and celebrate their happiness while also expressing gratitude towards mothers.  Prior to 1948, there were separate holidays to celebrate boys and girls: Tango...

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Celebrating 86 Years!  Your Favorite Memories Shared.

Celebrating 86 Years!  Your Favorite Memories Shared.

October 15, 2014

Thank you for sharing your favorite memories of Uwajimaya with us!  We are delighted that we have been a part of your lives - helping you to celebrate with friends and family, keeping traditions alive and starting new ones.  We look forward to celebrating many...

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Happy 86th Birthday, Uwajimaya!

Happy 86th Birthday, Uwajimaya!

October 1, 2014

Fall is here and with it comes cooler weather, shorter days, falling leaves and Uwajimaya's anniversary!  This year, we are celebrating 86 years - happy birthday, Uwajimaya!  Starting on October 1, 2014, we have some fun contests planned for you, our customers and supporters who make celebrating 86 years...

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Ground Meat Art

Ground Meat Art

March 18, 2014

Have you stopped by the Seattle Uwajimaya meat department lately?  If so, you might have seen something unexpected in the meat case.  The creative and talented meat department team frequently displays different works of art made from... you guessed it... meat!  Spiders, pigs, castles, famous cartoon characters......

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