San Francisco Japantown

WEBSITE • DATABASE INTEGRATION • GRAPHIC DESIGN • EVENT DESIGN

San Franciscoʼs Japantown is one of three remaining Japantowns in the entire US. The local community district decided to build a website in order to stimulate tourism. We developed the new design to include an events calendar and extensive database showcasing the dining, shopping, and lodging options within the community. Like many of our clients, Japantown also relies on Launch in Five for ongoing website support and maintenance.

A variety of devices displaying the Visit Japantown San Francisco website, including a desktop computer, laptop, tablet, and smartphone. The homepage features colorful graphics and a promotional banner with the text "Find Yourself in San Francisco's Historic Japantown.

Special Event Graphic Design

A colorful poster for the San Francisco Anime Festival & Cosplay, displaying anime characters, cosplayers, and event details. The festival will be held on July 14, 2022, at Japantown Peace Plaza. The poster includes sponsor logos and a website for more information.
Colorful flyer titled "Origami Palooza" featuring vibrant paper airplanes and text about origami events and challenges. The event is on August 23, 2023, from 1:00 to 5:00 PM at East Japan Center Mall with free admission. Contact and sponsor information included.
A promotional poster for a free Sumo Champions Exhibition at Japan Center Malls on Sunday, September 22, 2023. It features a sumo wrestler in the center and event details such as meet and greet schedules, live match timings, and mention of featured sumo champions.
A colorful poster for the Japan Day Festival on Sunday, July 1, 2023, from 12:00 to 4:30 PM at Japantown Peace Plaza. It features traditional Japanese performances, food, and demonstrations. The poster also includes sponsor logos and website information at the bottom.
A promotional poster for Japan Center Malls' 2023 special events calendar. Events include Kodomo No Hi (Children's Day), Japan Day, SF Anime Festival & Cosplay, Origami-Palooza, Sumo Champions Exhibition, Spooktacular Halloween Party, and Santa Claus & the Little Hands.
Festive poster announcing Santa's arrival at Japan Center Malls from December 3-11, 2016, complete with Santa, reindeer, snowman, and gift icons. Mention of craft workshop for kids, with mall addresses and website at the bottom.