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Whether it’s stunning martial arts displays or the graceful tea ceremony, the 2021 Japan Festival Wellington on March 6 will have something for everyone.  Enjoy exciting stage performances, sample delicious… Read more About

Festival postponed until 2021

The popular Japan Festival Wellington has been postponed until March 6, 2021. Originally scheduled for November this year, the organising Wellington Japan Festival Trust decided that the uncertainties surrounding the Covid-19 situation over the coming months meant that it was best to hold the event later.  “This is such a popular event and we wanted people to feel confident and comfortable coming along to the TSB Arena to enjoy their taste of Japanese culture,” Trust chair Jennifer King said.  “We are hoping to bring in some amazing performers from Japan… Read more Festival postponed until 2021

Registrations now open for March 2021

The Wellington Japan Festival Trust is pleased to advise that the new date for the seventh Japan Festival is now March 6, 2021 in the TSB Arena and Shed Six. The Festival was originally scheduled for November 21 this year, but it has been decided to postpone it in the hope of avoiding any Covid-19-related restrictions on audience numbers. We’re all working hard to make this our best Festival yet, but to do that, wereally need your participation! The TSB Arena will be reserved for entertainment and craft and retail… Read more Registrations now open for March 2021