Japan Fest 2014

Date: Sunday, November 2nd
Time: 12:00 to 3:30
Location: Elm Grove Women’s Club (13885 Watertown Plank Rd, Elm Grove, WI 53122)

Event ProgramDownload 2014 Event Program (PDF)

Stage Performance

Download Japan Fest 2014 Flyer

Download Japan Fest 2014 Flyer

  • 12:30 – National Anthems
  • 12:40 – Opening Speech by MJA Chairman, Shinji Takahashi
  • 1:00 – Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Megumi Kanda (trombone), Yuka Kadota (violine) with Naomi Bodine (piano)
  •  1:20 – Aikido Martial Arts by Kettle Moraine High School
  • 1:40 – Shitigosan Photo Shooting (Reserve your spot today!)
  • 2:50 – Performance by Doyokai Students
  • 3:00 – Taiko Japanese Drum by Milwaukee Taiko Group “Hibiki”

1st Floor Sale Booth

  • 1277500_660984237248192_2143216089_oFood Booth by Japanese Restaurant Izumi’s
  • California Rolls Live Demonstration & Sale
  • Bakery from Meguchanita
  • Homemade Bake & Onigiri Sale
  • Bottled Water & Tea
  • Natto by Mameya (納豆販売)
  • Handmade Craft Sale – Take a look at pictures of some of the items on sale this year.

1st Floor Special Presentation

  • 1270878_660983763914906_382222816_oSchool & Culture Booth by Wisconsin Japanese Teachers Association
  • Anime Milwaukee
  • Silent Auction – Lean more…

Lower Floor Kids Fair Ennchi by Doyokai

  • 1266395_660979503915332_1735923686_oArcade games for younger guests ($1 each to play)
  • Yakitori, Yakisoba, and Japanese Curry for sale
  • Wear your favorite character anime costume or Kimono to attend the event. You will receive a voucher to play games at Ennchi.

Event Sponsors

Every year, we are fortunate to have many generous sponsors to support the Japan Fest. Without their help, Japan Fest couldn’t be successful. This year is not an exception. We owe a special “Thank You” to the following:

Japan Fest 2014 Event SponsorsToshiba International Corp Power System Divison (https://www.toshiba.com/tic/power-systems)

Kikkoman Foods, Inc. (http://www.kikkomanusa.com/index.html)

Yamato Corporation (http://www.yamatocorp.com)

Nikki America, Inc. (https://www.nikkinet.co.jp/english/)

DIC Imaging Products, USA (http://www.dic-global.com/us/en/about/group/)

Restaurant Izumi’s (http://www.izumis.com)

Nissin Kogyo Co.,LTD. (http://www.nissinkogyo.co.jp/en/)

Milwaukee Career College (http://www.mkecc.edu)

JTB Chicago (http://online.jtbusa.com/Branch/Chicago.aspx)