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We’re turning 93!

October 1, 2021

Happy October everyone!   October is a special month for us as it marks the month we celebrate our Anniversary - this year, we are celebrating 93 years!  To celebrate, we have a few fun events planned:


Anniversary Sale –October 6-12, 2021
As a thank you to all of our customers that have supported us for 93 years, we are offering 10% off storewide* - even our sale prices!   Plus, take an additional 10% off items in our gift department*.  (It’s a great time to get a head start on that holiday shopping during this sale)


#MyUwajimayaFavorite Photo Contest  - October 1-12, 2021
We love hearing and especially SEEING, why Uwajimaya is special to you.  Snap a picture of anything you love about Uwajimaya and tag it with #MyUwajimayaFavorite for a chance to win a $93 Uwajimaya gift card.  Share your photo on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter (make sure your profile is public or else we can’t see it!) by October 12, 2021.  3 winners will be randomly selected for the gift card.


Coloring Contest for Kids – October 1-12, 2021
For children 12 and under, we invite them to participate in a coloring contest for a chance to win a $10 Uwajimaya gift card.  Download the coloring sheet here.  Submit the coloring sheet to our store or via messenger (Facebook and Instgram) or Twitter by October 12, 2021.  3 winners will be randomly selected for the gift card.


Facebook Live Cooking Demo + Q&A with Chef Shota Nakajima – October 19, 2021
We are super excited to share that Seattle chef Shota Nakajima will be joining us for a Facebook Live event on Tuesday, October 19, 2021.  Shota is a Final 3 Top Chef Finalist, 3X James Beard Award Semi-Finalist and Owner and Chef of Taku in Seattle.  Shota recently launched his own Teriyaki Sauce and we are the exclusive brick and mortar retailer to sell his sauce.  He'll be showing us a recipe using his sauce as well as answering some fan questions.  Be sure you follow us on Facebook


Win a Chance to Meet Shota Nakajima – October 1-14, 2021
If you’d like a chance to be at the Facebook Live event with Shota, share a picture of you with Shota’s sauce along with a question that you would ask him.  Tag the photo with #UwajimayaXShota on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter by October 14th.  Winners will be notified on October 15th.

*Excludes: Alcohol, Books, Gift Cards, Gifts to Japan, Magazines, Newspapers, Shipping Fees and Stamps. Not valid on previous purchases. Discount can not be combined with any other coupons or promotions including Chinook Book. No additional discounts for Senior Tuesdays, College Night or Case Discounts. Not Valid at Other Businesses or Tenants of Uwajimaya.