Art & Design

Leeds Sakura Festival vol.2

8 December 2018, Leeds


In this festival, we will provide “real” Japanese culture and experience, for example tea ceremony, calligraphy, Japanese food (soba, karaage, etc) and taiko performance with professionals.

All contents are written below.

  • Stage performance 
  • Taiko drummers(by Kaminari Taiko) 
  • Folk songs(by SOAS Min’yo Group) 
  • Karate demonstrations(Leeds university Karate society) 
  • Food and drink 
  • High quality Japanese food, cooked by a Japanese ( by Sushi bar Hana Matsuri)
  •  Green Tea Ceremony(by Ippuku Tea) 
  • Japanese sweets(by Sweet Dessert Leeds) 
  • Japanese Sake 
  • Tea 
  • Selling specialties  
  • Soup stock from Kumamoto Prefecture in Japan 
  • Buckwheat noodles, Japanese sweets and chopsticks from Fukui Prefecture in Japan  
  • Trying on Japanese costumes 
  • Traditional Japanese clothing (Kimono, Yukata) 
  • modern cosplay  
  • Japanese-style carnival games 
  • shooting game 
  • balloon fishing game 
  • Others 
  • Origami 
  • Calligraphy demonstration  
Selling Japanese goods


Admission: Free

8 December 2018, 10:00 - 16.00

Left Bank Leeds Cardigan Rd Leeds LS6 1LJ

Sakura Matsuri Steering Committee