Sakura Days Japan Fair (April 15&16, 2023) celebrates all things Japan, from Japanese food, performances, to arts and culture. Most activities will take place out of doors, with selected vendors, tea ceremony, and experiences to take place indoors. Look forward to taiko drumming, theatre performances, woodworking demonstrations, and a renewed Japanese Garden display, just to name a few!
Immerse yourself in Japanese culture, food and art – participate in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony, try some Japanese festival food, sample premium sake, learn new Japanese games, and enjoy cultural performances. Discover a wide variety of vendors and exhibitors featuring local Japanese food, craft, and businesses.
2023 Applications Now Open!
We are now accepting applications for 2023 Sakura Days Japan Fair from cultural, selling & non-selling, and performers highlighting a Japanese background/culture.
2023 Applications Due: January 15 (11:59PM)
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- Food Vendors Guidelines
- Selling/Non-Selling Guidelines
- COVID-19 Event Protocol
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The Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival is delighted to present Sakura Days Japan Fair in partnership with the Japan Fair Association of Vancouver (JFAV), the all-volunteer organizing committee of this two-day event.
Programs subject to change.
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