J-Culture Fest, an experiential event that commenced in 2017 as a part of Tokyo International Forum’s 20th anniversary project, will be held once again during the New Year holidays in 2020. J-Culture Fest 2020 will offer a series of one-of-a-kind programs as 2020 will be the first New Year of the Reiwa Era, and the year of the TOKYO 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. A series of events that befits the “first New Year of the Reiwa Era” will unfold including original programs to see Japan’s prominent artists of Kyogen and Japanese musicals, to learn Japan’s New Year traditions, and to savor the taste of Japan at the New Year’s Theme Park.

Time/Date January 2nd (Thu.) and 3rd (Fri.), 2020 11:00 – 18:00

Lobby gallery display is open until 17:00, January 15th

Venue Tokyo International Forum
Halls B7, B5, and E, Lobby Gallery, Glass Building 1st Floor/Tokyo Station Side next to the Ota Dokan statue, Plaza
Address: 3-5-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005
Sponsor Tokyo International Forum
Support Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Tokyo Chamber of Commerce, Chiyoda City, Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau (TCVB), J-WAVE
Planning & Production Tokyo International Forum, NHK Enterprises, Shimizu Octo
Production Izutsu, Inc., Oz Entertainment, NHK Art, Creative Egg
  • Imperial Hotel
  • Edo Castle Tower Reconstruction
  • Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association
  • Manga Artists Network
  • Hakubi Kimono School
  • Tokyo Edo Week
  • Cliphouse
  • Japan Traditional Culture Labo