Sakura Days Japan Fair is presented by the Japan Fair Association of Vancouver  (JFAV), the all-volunteer organizing committee of this two-day event, as part of the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

UPDATED: November 25, 2021

  • Vendor and performing applications coming soon-please check back in December!
  • Sakura Days Japan Fair 2022 plans to go ahead in-person at VanDusen Botanical Garden on April 9 & 10, 2022 from 10am-5pm on both days.
  • Ticket and vendor information will be released in early 2022.

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Immerse yourself in Japanese culture, food and art – participate in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony, try some Japanese festival food, wear a yukata, sample premium sake, learn new Japanese games and crafts, watch cultural performances and take part in an Ondo parade.  Don’t miss the hands-on workshops and try your hand at calligraphy, origami and other Japanese arts and crafts. Discover a wide variety of vendors and exhibitors featuring local Japanese food, craft, and businesses.
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