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Bōnenkai (忘年会, literally "forget the year gathering")

  • Heavenly Asian Cuisine & Lounge 225 5th Street West Des Moines, IA, 50265 United States (map)

2017 is almost over!!  It’s time for a bōnenkai !!

A bōnenkai (忘年会, literally "forget the year gathering") is a Japanese party that takes place at the end of the year.  The purpose of the party is to forget the woes and troubles of the past year and hopefully look to the New Year.

Please join Japan America Society of Iowa bōnenkai at Heavenly Asian Cuisine & Lounge on Saturday December 16th.  We will provide a selection of food and of course good company.  We’re going to have “Secret Buddha”, the gift exchange game at this dinner party, so please plan to bring a small gift that a price around $10.

2017 JASI bōnenkai tickets are sold at our website; click the link below to access the ticket sale page.  Buy early and get a discount of 15% off through December 2nd.  This is open to public, and if you’re JASI Members, you’ll get a lower ticket price.  You’re not a member yet??  No worries, you can add a membership at this page, so become a member today and join our fun 2017 JASI bōnenkai party!!

2017 JASI bōnenkai Price List:

*Price does not include alcohol.

·         Member Adult - $20

·         Member Children (13 or younger) - $10

·         Non-Member Adult - $30

·         Non-Member Children (13 or younger) - $15


When: Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Time: 6:00pm – Check-in and enjoy Appetizer

*Dinner starts at 7:00pm

Location: Heavenly Asian Cuisine & Lounge, located at 225 5th St., West Des Moines


See you all at 2017 JASI bōnenkai ; please feel free to send us an email to: with any questions.