Experience a taste of Japanese culture as the vibrant Japan Matsuri returns to Trafalgar Square.
The annual festival transforms this central part of the capital into an outpost of Japan, with a heady mix of music, dance, food and family entertainment.
Enjoy martial arts demonstrations, music from popular Japanese artists and traditional dance routines across two stages, as well as taiko drumming performances.
You’ll find delicious Japanese treats in the food market and little ones can get creative with calligraphy and origami workshops. Plus, sing your heart out during the Nodojiman karaoke competition.