On the day of Japan Day, we will brighten up the beginning of a special day by holding various events in front of the entrance gates to entertain visitors.

① Japan Day: Welcome Event –Japanese taiko drums-

Date and Time:December 11, 2021 11:30-12:00
Venue:2020 Plaza
8041 SHOTEN, a Japanese taiko drumming group founded in Dubai will perform their music. Feel the sense of unity created by the thunderous beats and dynamic rhythms of taiko drums.

② Japan Day: Welcome Event –Nanchu Soran-

Date and Time:December 11, 2021 10:30-11:00/11:30-12:00
Venue:Sun Plaza
8043 About 130 elementary and junior high school students from Japanese School in Dubai will perform Nanchu Soran, which is a dance performed to a modern version of the traditional Japanese folk song, Soran-bushi.

③ Japan Day: Welcome Event –Aikido-

Date and Time:December 11, 2021 11:30-12:00
Venue:Earth Plaza
8044 Aikido is a traditional Japanese martial art which redirects the force of the attack for conflict resolution, "The Art of Peace". Enjoy a powerful performance by Zanshinkan Aikido Dubai, Cathy Darnell Sensei 4th Dan.

④ Japan Day: Welcome Event –Sumi-e and Calligraphy-

Date and Time:December 11, 2021 9:30-10:00/10:30-11:00/11:30-12:00
Venue:Sea Plaza
suibokuga Watch as an artist draws letters and pictures on a large sheet of Japanese Washi paper using only ink and water, combining the traditional Japanese culture of calligraphy called Shodo with the traditional Asian art of ink wash painting called Suiboku-ga.