NC Japan Summer Festival
August 3, 2019 (Saturday), 1:00-7:00 p.m. (11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. for advance ticket purchasers)
Exposition Center, NC State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, NC
Avoid lines, save time & money, and enter two hours earlier!
Click HERE to order discounted early admission tickets online.
Our delicious hot Japanese food offerings will include traditional festival favorites such as:*
mochi ice cream
monaka ice cream
matcha with higashi
(* Menu is subject to change)
This year we will again have professional outside food vendors to supplement food offered by the Nippon Club. Vendors include:
Got a sweet tooth? We have treats for you!
Scrumptious matcha & mochi ice cream,
and the summer favorites -
fruit flavored kakigori shaved ice,
mitarashi dango... and more.
We have BEER! Delicious refreshingly cold Japanese beer on tap, provided by our sponsor, Sapporo USA, offering its award-winning Sapporo Premium Lager and Sapporo Black.
For children, minors and those who prefer drinks without alcohol, we will serve soft drinks such as soda, fruit-flavored drinks, bottled water, and Japanese tea.