Hello Kitty Bounce House
Brother International Corporation
Children can create their own work of art using Brother products to cut out Japanese themed images like temples and cherry blossoms and create their own work of art and Emoji pins!
Children’s Activity Area provided by Memphis Botanic Garden and University of Memphis Language Department
Koi windsocks, calligraphy and a chopsticks lesson game
Join Luna Kelondra from the Memphis Central Library at the Go Club for Kids and Origami Club for Kids tents
Learn all about Go and origami and give them a try!
Fairys and Frogs Face Painting
Japanese-themed face painting
Scoop goldfish from a pool with a paper scooper called a “poi”. Requiring care and speed, the game is over when the poi is broken.
Japan Outreach Initiative
Rock painting and kamishibai - Japanese storytelling
Purikura Photo Booth
Fun, souvenir “emoji” photos from the Memphis Japan Festival
Sumo Suit Wrestling
Tea House “Edo” hosted by the Japanese Traders & Manufacturers Association
Take a hot Japanese green tea break with adult coloring books and puzzles
The Consulate-General of Japan in Nashville
Yukata dress-ups and photo ops