For the very first time, a Japan Culture Con is making its to Dubai, and it’s a celebration you won’t want to miss. From tantalising food to captivating performances and anime delights, this three-day event promises to immerse you in the rich tapestry of Japanese culture. And here’s a unique twist – you can even hop on a rickshaw for a ride around the venue! It’s an outdoor extravaganza happening at Burj Park, and it’s perfect for the whole family. Here are all the fun-filled details you need to know.
Mark Your Calendar
The Japan Culture-Con kicks off on Friday, November 10th, and continues until Sunday, November 12th. The festivities run from 2 pm until 11.30 pm each day, giving you ample time to soak in the Japanese experience.
Here’s the good news – tickets are incredibly affordable. You can grab a single-day ticket for just AED 30 during the special early bird promotion. And if you’re planning to fully immerse yourself in the experience, a three-day pass will cost you AED 80 during the early bird deal. You can secure your early bird tickets right here.
Anime Artists & More
Prepare to be entertained by talented anime artists such as Koichi Takamatsu, The Mode, Sacred Fleramo, Satsuki Sunayama, and Yoshiyuki Kimura. Their performances are bound to leave you in awe.
Traditional Tea Ceremonies
If you’re interested in the more serene aspects of Japanese culture, you’ll have the opportunity to witness traditional tea ceremonies. Watch as matcha is prepared in a ceremonial manner, connecting you to centuries-old traditions.
Maid Cafe Magic
Here’s something truly unique – an authentic Japanese maid café, MAID-ON, is making its debut in Dubai. In this charming concept, waitresses don maid outfits and provide service with a delightful twist, treating customers as their ‘masters.’ It might sound a bit eccentric, but it’s a beloved and whimsical part of Japanese culture.
Your taste buds are in for a treat as well! Numerous food stalls will be serving up authentic Japanese dishes for you to savour. And if you’re in the mood for shopping, browse through market stalls offering handicrafts, kimonos, cosmetics, and more.
Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant and diverse world of Japanese culture. Get your tickets, and get ready for an unforgettable journey through Japan right at Burj Park from November 10th till the 12th!