STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Admirers of Howdy Kitty — one particular of Japan’s most renowned character and design and style exports — can rejoice! There is a Good day Kitty Cafe Truck touring the nation this thirty day period through October, and it is halting at the Staten Island Shopping mall this weekend, on Aug. 14, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m..
The Good day Kitty Cafe Truck is an all-pink cafe on wheels with special treats and collectibles celebrating all issues Howdy Kitty. Collectors can peruse and buy edible goodies, as nicely minimal-edition products.
Highlighted products contain the pink Howdy Kitty Cafe shirts, the stainless Hi there Kitty Cafe rainbow thermos, hand-decorated cookie sets, sprinkle mugs, madeleine cookie sets, and enamel pin sets. Other finest-offering merchandise contain Hello there Kitty Cafe canvas totes and large Hi there Kitty Cafe chef cookies.
The Staten Island Mall is found at 2655 Richmond Avenue, and the truck will be positioned near Barnes & Noble. Remember to take note that the Hi Kitty Cafe Truck accepts only credit/debit card payments — no dollars.
The Hello there Kitty Cafe Truck has safety treatments and sanitation initiatives in put for all company to ensure a cozy working experience.
ABOUT THE Hi KITTY Food TRUCK
Given that the Howdy Kitty Cafe Truck manufactured its debut in Oct 2014 as element of Sanrio’s first foodstuff-linked venture, the cafe on wheels has delighted 1000’s of followers from all about the U.S., drawing crowds of up to hundreds of Good day Kitty fans at every single prevent.
To day, two Hello Kitty Cafe vehicles have traveled to extra than 100 towns throughout each coasts – from Los Angeles, Seattle and Houston – to Chicago, New York and Miami.
For updates on Hi there Kitty Cafe Truck’s approaching appearances, you should abide by on Fb, Instagram & Twitter.
ABOUT Good day KITTY (SHE IS NOT A CAT!)
According to the Hi there Kitty web site, Good day Kitty was born on Nov. 1, 1974, in the suburbs of London. She lives with her mother and father and her twin sister, Mimmy, who is her finest close friend. Her hobbies incorporate baking cookies and producing new buddies.
“Hello Kitty is not a cat,” Christine Yano, an anthropologist from the College of Hawaii, told the Los Angeles Periods in 2014. “She’s a cartoon character. She is a minor lady. She is a pal. But she is not a cat. She’s in no way depicted on all fours. She walks and sits like a two-legged creature,”
“It is a 100-per cent personified character,” a Sanrio spokesman claimed. “The structure will take the motif of a cat, but there is no aspect of a cat in Hello Kitty’s environment.”
The Sanrio officers also explained Hi Kitty’s serious title is Kitty White and has a twin sister, Minny White, and lives in an unnamed suburb of London with father George and mother Mary, according to her profile on the world wide web.
Ironically, Hello there Kitty has has her personal pet — a “real” cat named Charmmy Kitty. Her lifestyle tale has often been there, the spokesman mentioned, introducing the personification is intended to make her lovers truly feel closer to the character “as a pal.”