Montreal Hosting A Huge "Japanese Street Food" Festival

Montreal sure is known for hosting a variety of street festivals, but it's pretty hard to beat Japanese street food festival held every year! This year, it happens to be the 16th Edition of Matsuri Japon, a festival dedicated to celebrating the Japanese culture!

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 The Japanese Street Festival will take place on August 12th, 2017 at the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre of Montreal and you can expect PLENTY of food and activities! Image may contain: one or more peopleVia Matsuri Japon

They will be featuring Japanese food kiosks, performances, and many games. Oh, and the best part is that admission is FREE! So, make August 2017 worth it by attending this superb festival.No automatic alt text available.

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Schedule: 

Main Stage

12:00 ~ 12:30 Opening ceremony (Taiko/ Speech/ Kagamiwari/ Omikoshi)
12:35 ~ 13:05 Taiko (Kazekko / Children group)
13:10 ~ 13:40 Nanchu Soran Bushi ( Japanese modern dance )
13:45 ~ 14:20 Taiko ( Inazuma Daiko / Arashi Daiko)
14:25 ~ 14:45 Sanshin (Okinawan musical instrument )
14:50 ~ 15:20 Komachi Montréal ( Japanese dance group )
15:25 ~ 15:45 Montreal Ondo
16:00 ~ 16:30 Genji Project ( pianos )
16:35 ~ 17:05 Ties and Ribbons ( J-rock and anime-related songs )
17:10 ~ 17:50 Taiko (Inazuma Daiko / Arashi Daiko )
18:00 ~ 18:20 Montreal Ondo
18:25 ~ 18:55 Genji Project ( pianos )
19:00 ~ 19:20 Sakuramai ( Japanese Yosakoi dance group )
19:20 ~ 19:50 Nanchu Soran Bushi ( Japaese modern dance )
19:55 ~ 20:20 Taiko ( Inazuma Daiko / Arashi Daiko )
20:20 ~ 20:30 Closing ceremony

Martial Arts Stage

12:45 ~ 13:15 Karaté Camille Ohan
13:25 ~ 13:55 Judo Shidokan
14:05 ~ 14:45 Kyudo
14:55 ~ 15:25 Aikido Yoshinkan
15:35 ~ 16:05 Genbukan Akakage Dojo
16:15 ~ 16:55 Kyudo
17:05 ~ 17:35 Aikido Aikikai Montérégie
17:45 ~ 18:15 To be confirmed
18:25 ~ 18:55 Sandokai

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