Sake 2018 - Little Tokyo Service Center

U.S. Bank presents
Little Tokyo Service Center’s

Sake on the rocks 2018

Sake on the rocks 2018

LTSC’s 12th Annual Sake & Food Tasting Event

Sake generously provided by

Mutual Trading Co

Mutual Trading Co

FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2018
7:00 – 10:00 PM

Japanese American Cultural & Community Center
244 S. San Pedro Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

  No children allowed | 21 years of age or older only 

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Join our culinary journey as we enjoy tasty bites from over 15 top Los Angeles restaurants. Try a dish from a new restaurant and follow it up with an old favorite. Your taste buds will thank you.

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Our journey continues as we learn about the subtleties of one of Japan’s most valued cultural products – Sake! There will be over 50 types of sake from all over Japan to taste and compare.

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Be Charitable

At the end of your journey, you’ll feel good knowing you supported Little Tokyo Service Center. Keep the good feelings going and celebrate “Delicious Little Tokyo” with Go Little Tokyo July 20-21, with special menu items at select Little Tokyo restaurants.

Ticket Information

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Food & Beverage Providers

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Banzai Jerky

Big Island Organics

Blue Star Logo

Brewyard Glendale California

Buttery Popcorn Co.

Cafe Dulce Los Angeles

demitasse coffee roaster

Far Bar

Feast From The East

Fiji Seafood Marketing

Fugetsu Do

Hello Stranger

Kikka Established 1986

Maison Akira

Mutual Trading Co

Prime Pizza

Roys Logo

Sake Dojo

Shakas Hawaiian Flavors


Whole Foods Market 365 by Whole Foods Market

Special Recognition at Sponsor Reception:

Congressman Jimmy Gomez
LA84 Foundation
Feast From The East


Title Sponsor

US Bank

Sponsor Reception presented by

City National Bank AN RBC COMPANY

Program Sponsor

Walton Construction Services

Daiginjo Super Premium Sponsors

Barker management Inc

Diamond Realty Investment, Inc.

SoCalGas Sempra Energy Utility

Ginjo Premium Sponsors

Bank of the West BNP Paribas

The California Endowment

Gonsaku and Mine Ito

Debra Nakatomi and
Bob Miyamoto

Union Bank

Wells Fargo

Junmai Pure Rice Sponsors


Community Bank

goldfarb lipman attorneys


Manufactures Bank


Jizake Artisan Sponsors

Aihara & Associates Insurance Services Inc.
Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Boston Private
California Bank & Trust
Dauby O’Connor & Zaleski, LLC
Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco
Fukui Mortuary
Gallagher Insurance Brokers
Gruen Associates
Japanese American Cultural & Community Center
Japanese American National Museum
Kiyohara & Takahashi, CPAs

Kubota Mortuary
Little Tokyo Towers
Low Income Investment Fund
Mikado Little Tokyo
Trisha Murakawa and Warren Wong
Natural Resources Defense Council
Onishi & Associates
Opportunity Fund
Pacific Commerce Bank
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
Upper Crust Enterprises, Inc.
Drs. David and Donna Uyehara
Wells Fargo Advisors / Jonathan Tanaka

Additional Sponsors

Sake Cups and Gift Bags provided by:
Yamate, Daly, Iiyama & Moomey Family

Chopsticks Sponsor:
AMJ Construction Management

Water Bottle Sponsor:
Genesis LA

T-shirt Sponsor:
Michael A. Alvarez Jr. / Vision Media

Program Booklet Sponsor:
Gubb & Barshay

Ticket Sponsor:
Japanese American Bar Association

Wristband Sponsor:
Wells Fargo Advisors / Jonathan Tanaka

Silent Auction Donors

Alan Miyatake
Aquarium of the Pacific
Artlala Gallery
The Autry Museum
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
Discovery Cube
DoubleTree by Hilton Los Angeles Downtown
East West Players
Eyecare 20/20 Optometry
Feast from the East, Inc.
Fu-ga Izakaya & Bar
The Gourmandise School of Sweets & Savories
Green Street Restaurant
Hornblower Cruises & Events
In-N-Out Burger
Koya Hand Crafts
La Mirada Theatre
Laemmle Theatres

Landmark Theatres
Laugh Factory
The Little Jewel of New Orleans Grocery & Deli
Los Angeles Philharmonic Association
Los Angeles Zoo
Michelle Kim
Miracle Springs Resort & Spa
Momoko Skin and Body Care
Museum of Tolerance
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County/La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
Norm Langer, Langer’s Deli
Onishi & Associates
Original Tommy’s World Famous Hamburgers
Pacific Palms Resort
Pacific Park
Pacific Resident Theatre
Pala Casino Spa and Resort
Paramount Pictures
Pasadena Ice Skating Center
The Pasadena Playhouse

Plum Tree Inn
PRP Wine International
Rafu Bussan, Inc.
Santa Anita Park
Santa Monica Playhouse
Sea Glass Fine Art Photography
Six Flags Magic Mountain
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Southwest Airlines
Sushi Gen
Thomas Fallon Photography
UCLA Athletics
Universal Pictures
Universal Studios Hollywood
USS Midway Museum
Warby Parker
Western Bagel

Additional Event Information

The event entrance will be on Azusa Street (off of Second Street by Pinkberry).

Paid parking is available at independently operated lots throughout Little Tokyo for $5-10. See Go Little Tokyo’s map for a list of Little Tokyo parking lots. Or, you can take the Metro Gold Line to the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station.

Delicious Little Tokyo

Go Little Tokyo

Sake on the Rocks 2018 is part of Delicious Little Tokyo, a weekend of delicious food and drinks harvested from the streets of Little Tokyo. On Friday, July 20, 2018 and Saturday, July 21, 2018, select Little Tokyo restaurants will offer special menu items, giveaways, demonstrations and workshops. Come explore the culinary gems of Little Tokyo with your family and friends!


Please contact Emily Weaver for any questions about Sake on the Rocks 2018.

Produced in collaboration with Go Little Tokyo

Fundraiser benefiting Little Tokyo Service Center (LTSC)

LTSC is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, EIN 95-4444102

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