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Memphis Japan Festival

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Memphis Japan Festival

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The Memphis Japan Festival is a fun, family-friendly, interactive and hands-on experience of Japanese culture. The Festival is presented by the Japan-America Society of Tennessee and will be held outdoors, rain or shine, on Sunday, September 29 from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on the TruGreen Lawn of Memphis Botanic Garden, with performances on the Jim Duncan Stage and tours of the Japanese Garden.

Admission is $5 for adults and $2.50 for children 2 - 12 years old. Admission is free for Memphis Botanic Garden members and for children under 2 years. Admission includes the Memphis Japan Festival and Memphis Botanic Garden, including the Origami in the Garden exhibit. The special discounted admission prices are available on festival day only and are compliments of Memphis Botanic Garden. Guests enter the festival through the North Gate. Parking is free of charge in the North Lot.

Festival highlights include traditional and contemporary Japanese music and dance, martial arts demonstrations, cultural lectures, arts & crafts, merchandise, children’s activities, sumo-suit wrestling, a roving Japanese Candyman and a variety of Japanese cuisine featuring special menus from local restaurants and food trucks. For more information, please visit our website – and our Facebook page -

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Memphis Japan Festival

750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN 38117

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