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The 47th anniversary celebration of the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival® is concluding this weekend, April 19-20!

We’re back on August 22-24!

After spreading Japanese traditions as well as modern pop culture through Europe, Japan Expo brought the fun to the US last year. And it’s back this summer!

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San Mateo: a new home for Japan Expo

Japan Expo is pleased to announce that it has found the venue of the 2nd Impact at San Mateo Event Center!

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04.15

Cherry Blossom Festival: last chance

The 47th anniversary celebration of the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival® is concluding ...

03.26

Japan stories: origami 1

Today, let's try to master new origami models!...

03.21

Japan stories: Shunbun no Hi

Today, it is time to celebrate the Vernal Equinox Day - Shunbun no Hi (春分の日)-, an important ...

03.14

Japan stories: White Day

A while ago, we were talking about Valentine’s Day in Japan and about girls offering the gifts. To...

03.12

Yoshiki Classical: X JAPAN’s leader live

YOSHIKI is expecting you Costa Mesa near LA in April and in San Francisco!...

03.05

San Mateo: a new home for Japan Expo

Japan Expo is pleased to announce that it has found the venue of the 2nd Impact at San Mateo Event C...

03.03

Japan stories: Hina Matsuri

Just like every year, on March 3, Japan is celebrating Hina Matsuri: literally, Dolls’ Day, and es...

02.26

Japan stories: onsen

You’ve probably heard of onsen? We tell you more about these typically Japanese oasis of relaxatio...

02.21

We’re back on August 22-24!

After spreading Japanese traditions as well as modern pop culture through Europe, Japan Expo brought...

02.19

1st Impact: a look back

Before giving you more information about the 2nd Impact (coming soon!), let’s share some more memo...

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