Nikko, Japan is home to ancient forests, beautiful shrines, the tombs of Japan's most famous of Shoguns, the Tokugawas, and more. It's also the host of one of our newest cities, PechaKucha Night Nikko! They're Volume 1 is sure to be as scenic as their special city. Welcome Nikko to the family!  


Presenting their 23rd Volume at the Holocene, our wonderful friends in Portland, OR take this week's City Focus! With their stimulating presentations, they will undoubtedly capture the intellectual minds of Portland, so be sure to not miss out on PechaKucha Night Portland OR Vol. 23! Hope to see you all there and as always, Keep Portland Weird!

This week's City Focus lands on one of the oldest and most culturally important cities in the world, Málaga in Andalusia, Spain. Home to Pablo Picasso and many other eminent artists and spanning a nearly 3000-year history, Málaga is steeped in creativity. Their upcoming Vol. 17 will no doubt be a reflection of the city's vibrant artistic history! 

This week's City Focus goes to the amazing port city of Osaka, Japan. PechaKucha Night Osaka Vol. 17 will be held at the sophisticated Knowledge Salon, GRAND FRONT OSAKA, only blocks from Osaka's bustling entertainment and shopping hub, Umeda station! With their warm spirit and friendly attitude, the people of Osaka gladly welcome you to the long awaited PechaKucha Night Osaka Vol. 17! This will be an event you won't want to miss!

Hearts and thoughts from the entire PechaKucha Global Network go out to our friends in Manchester, UK whose city has been rattled by tragedy, but whose spirit refuses to succumb to fear. With their sold out  Vol. 17 on the horizon, the steadfast commitment to cultivating creativity keeps Manchester United! 

Located in Italy's northern Lombardy region, the global capital of fashion and design, Milan is under the spotlight of this week's City Focus! Known for its' rich culture and high-end fashion scene, Milan is bound to reawaken the artist within at PechaKucha Night Vol. 15! Check out what Milan has in store at the lovely Talent Garden Calabiana Milano on May 25th! See you there!

City Focus: Blue Mountains

In this week's City FocusBlue Mountains is celebrating their 20th volume at PechaKucha Night Blue Mountains Vol. 20! With their mesmerizing scenery and picturesque location at the ever-charming Carrington Hotel, the wonderful folks of Blue Mountains are awaiting your presence at PechaKucha Night Blue Mountains Vol. 20!

This week's stellar City Focus highlights the stunningly beautiful Kalispell located in the arid mountains of Montana! Having celebrated their very first PechaKucha Night, we'd like to applaud their motivational presentations which showcase their valiant efforts in protecting the enchanting landscapes of Kalispell! Keep up the amazing work and we all look forward to seeing you all at Volume 2!

From the luxurious coasts of Northern Spain, this week's City Focus is on the exciting city of Santander. They are celebrating their very first PechaKucha Night, so, let's all give the people of Santander a warm welcome and wish them the best at PechaKucha Night Santander Vol. 1! With their rich culture and beautiful landscapes, they are bound to inspire!

Our lovely friends at PechaKucha Night Cairns are celebrating their 20th Volume at the Tanks Arts Centre  in this week's City Focus. With 19 successful PechaKucha Nights under their belt, their 20th will undoubtedly be one you shouldn't miss! The people of Cairns are looking forward to seeing you all at PechaKucha Night Cairns Vol.20