Plan your Visit

The Greater Kansas City Japan Festival showcases both the traditional culture and pop culture, as well as the food, music and art of Japan.

2023 Theme: Grand Kabuki

This year’s festival features our Kabuki Music and Dance Extravaganza. Come experience this larger-than-life Japanese theater tradition, and be transported back in time to old Edo. You will also discover authentic Japanese musical performances, traditional foods, a candy artist, snacks and sweets, a bazaar shopping extravaganza, exhibits, a cultural village for kids, martial arts, anime & manga, workshops, demonstrations, cultural presentations, and more!

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2023 Festival

Saturday, October 7th, 2023
10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. 

  • Adults: $20
  • Students: $15 with proper ID
  • Children 6 to 13: $10
  • Children 5 and under: Free!

Special Presale Ticket Discount

Buy your tickets online prior to 10/7/23 and get $5 off each ticket.
Use the code KABUKI at checkout.