JapanFest is going virtual this year!
Our virtual festival will have all kinds of participatory events! There will be chances to join our fun challenges and compete using your artistic skills or show off your Japanese talent to win cool prizes! We will also be hosting webinars with topics like how to make sushi or learning more about Japanese traditions, pop-culture, business culture, and so much more. Don't miss out on all the fun at Virtual JapanFest!
Period of Events
Starts: June 1st, 2020
Ends: September 30, 2020
Contests & Challenges
Current event lineups
My funny Japanese travel photo
Youtube Video Challenge
My original Japanese-like baking recipe
Tik Tok Challenge
Japanese Tongue twister challenge video
Caption Contest (Funniest captions win)
Check back again! More to come
Mystery Bag from Ginza
Meet the Chef
Check out performances, interviews, and highlight reels from past JapanFests!
JapanFest appreciates your help in spreading the word out about our festival.
Press Releases & Photos
JapanFest 2020, now going into its 34th year and with 25,000 visitors annually, is the largest Japan-related event in the Southeastern United States. This year's event will take place online from June 1 - September 30, 2020. With vendors featuring Japanese food, Japanese goods, and more, together with performers and workshops, it is an online event celebrating the rich, multi-layered culture of Japan. JapanFest is a great chance to immerse visitors, together with their family and friends, in all things Japanese!
JapanFest is a joint production brought to you by the Japan-America Society of Georgia and the Japanese Chamber of Commerce of Georgia with the support of the Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta.
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