Japan Summer Festival

in conjunction with Sports Hub Community Play Day

Japan Summer Festival

JOIN US AT THE LARGEST JAPANESE CULTURAL AND FUN-PLAY EVENT!

The Japan Summer Festival held in conjunction with Sports Hub Community Play Day is the largest Japanese cultural and fun-play event and first-ever to be held at the Singapore Sports Hub. The event offers visitors an immersive experience of traditional Japanese customs through activities such as the Bon-Odori mass dance, customary Japanese costumes try-outs - the Yukata, over 100 authentic Japanese food and beverage, merchandise and games stalls, a Japanese cultural corner featuring the age-old tea ceremony and koto musical performances, Japanese motorsports arcade games, a Pokémon Carnival and many more.

Tickets are SOLD OUT for Saturday, 8 September. We thank you for your support!
Online ticket sales are no longer available.
Please purchase your Sunday tickets onsite at $6 outside National Stadium Gate 6.
Admission is complimentary for children below 1.2M in height. 

For ticket holders, please head to level 3 of the National Stadium and enter via Gate 3 or 5.

So hurry and GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!

(Sale of Sunday, 9 September tickets only.)
On-site Tickets

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Event Highlights

 

FROM 12PM ONWARDS

Explore over 100 Japanese Food & Beverage and Merchandise Booths!Booths

Join in the Pokémon Carnival!
Get your hands on exclusive Pokémon EZ-Link card and charm!
Pokémon Carnival

Pikachu and Domo Meet & Greet Sessions!

Pikachu

Domo

Fun-On-Wheels Activities!
Daytona Arcade Games ● Japanese Theme Arcade Games
F1 Truck ● Family Drag Race
Fun-On-Wheels

Tennis Fun at Singapore Sports Hub
Join us at the WTA Finals tennis activation during the Japan Summer Festival and participate in fun-filled tennis games and enjoy WTA Finals giveaways.

Challenge your balancing skills with a giant tennis racket at the Bucket Challenge, try out our Tennis Trivia memory card game or learn to play tennis with our friendly WTA (Women’s Tennis Association) crew at the mini-tennis court.

Don’t miss the greatest eight in women’s tennis at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global this October at Singapore Indoor Stadium. Come by the WTA Finals tennis activation inside National Stadium and get a special promotion code for tickets.
Tennis Fun

Japanese Cultural Corner
Japanese Tea Ceremony ● Japanese Koto Show ● Kimono Fashion Show ● Karuta
Japanese Cultural Corner

8 Sep Programme

9 Sep Programme

 

FROM 1PM TO 3PM

J-Party Fitness by Nihon-Jin
Saturday: 8 September, 1pm to 3pm • Zumba & Kardioblast by Masami Miko
Sunday: 9 September, 1pm to 3pm • Zumba & Salsation by Kyotaro “Kyon” Sowa

REGISTER NOW!
First 100 participants per day will receive a free Fitness Pack (Worth more than $10). Hurry and sign up now! Terms and Conditions apply.
J-Party Fitness

 

FROM 3PM ONWARDS

Yukata Dressing Corner
Don the customary Japanese costumes - the Yukata!
Volunteers will be on-site to assist with the try-outs!
Yukata Try-Outs

Rent Yukata and Obi at $15* only!
Yukata Rental
* Deposit of $35 is required (Cash only - refundable upon return of Yukata & Obi)

Note:
• Purchase the Yukata rental coupon at the Yukata Dressing Corner
• Please be reminded to bring your own footwear e.g. Zori or slippers
• Yukata will be worn over your clothes, hence tank tops and shorts attire is recommended
• Limited numbers of Yukata up for rental. First come first serve, while stocks last

Let us dress you up at $5 only!
Yukata Dressing
Please bring your own Yukata and Obi sash with 2 strings measuring about 2m long each.
Strings are available for sale at 2 pieces for S$1 onsite during the event.
 

Japanese-themed Game Booths
Just like an authentic Matsuri, there will also be light-hearted games that will test your luck and precision, such as Yo-Yo Tsuri (fish for your favourite balloon!), Senbonbiki (you win if you pull the lucky string), and Shateki (Gun-shooting) a game where you can target the prize and shoot at it.
Try out each game at $2 only!
Game Booths

Japanese Cultural Stage Performance!
An immersive experience of traditional Japanese customs with a series of Japan cultural performances showcased on stage.
Stage Performance

 

8 SEP - FROM 7PM ● 9 SEP - FROM 6PM

Dance the Bon-Odori!
Generally held during the Obon (honouring the spirits of ancestors) period, the Bon-Odori is a festive dance performed to instruments such as traditional taiko drums. Immerse in the cultural fun!

Saturday: 8 September, 7pm to 9pm ● Sunday: 9 September, 6pm to 9pm
Bon-Odori

Also, read about this event in other news!

The Straits TimesThe Smart LocalMothership
Hello AsiaWow JapanSingapore Motherhood
TickikidsExpat LivingRainbow Diaries
Prischew Dot ComFamily Staycation

Don’t miss this 2-day event ! Hurry and GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!

On-site ticket sales is available outside National Stadium Gate 6.
(Sale of Sunday, 9 September tickets only.)
On-site Tickets

For purchase of group tickets, please contact partnerships@sportshub.com.sg.