Japan Summer Festival 2019: Dress Up in a Yukata, Enjoy Stage Performances & a Pokemon Carnival

Yukata Rentals and Try-outs
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The Japan Summer Festival 2019, held in conjunction with Sports Hub Community Play Day returns to the National Stadium, with bigger and better line-up of fun, food and activities. This is the second edition of the Japan Summer Festival and the largest Natsu Matsuri event in Singapore. It will be held on 7 and 8 September 2019.

Visitors can get to experience Japan at this immersive cultural exchange event. There are over 100 authentic Japanese stalls, a Pokemon Carnival, Pikachu Dance Parade, all-day stage performances, traditional Bon-Odori dance, Yukata try-out and many other activities.

Here are some highlights of Japan Summer Festival 2019.

Highlights of the Japan Summer Festival 2019 – Natsu Matsuri


Bon OdoriJoin in the time-honoured Japanese dance at the National Stadium. Put on the Yukata – the traditional Japanese dress – and dance along for a memorable experience.

When: 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm on both days.

Japanese F&B and Merchandise Stalls

Japanese Food at Japan Summer Festival 2019 - National Stadium, Singapore Sports HubThere will be over 100 Japanese food and merchandise stalls setup at the Japan Summer Festival 2019 at Singapore Sports Hub. Visitors can look forward to dishes like Wagyu Rice Burgers and Okonomiyaki.

When: From 12 pm onwards

Pokemon Carnival & Dance Parade

Pokémon fans can take part in six carnival games at the National Stadium and catch a Pikachu parade around the stadium grounds which will be held at 5pm!

When: From 12 pm

Stage Performances

Enjoy Japanese dance and theatrical shows during the Japanese Summer Festival 2019.

When: From 2.50 pm onwards

Yukata Rentals and Try-outs

Yukata Rentals and Try-outs
Image: Singapore Sports Hub

Dress up in a Yukata, the casual form of the Kimono. A rental service will be setup at the Japanese Summer Festival 2019 at Singapore Sports Hub.

When: From 3 pm onwards

Tickets to Japan Summer Festival 2019

Online ticket sales end on 6 September 2019, 2359hrs.

Ticket will be available at $8 outside National Stadium Gate 6 during the event days (7 and 8 September). Admission is complimentary for children below 1.2M in height.


Event Information

Japan Summer Festival 2019: Dress Up in a Yukata, Enjoy Stage Performances & a Pokemon Carnival

Start date: 7/9/19 12:00
End date: 8/9/19 21:00

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