Japanese Events in London

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Jul 29 @ 12:30 pm – 6:00 pm Hammersmith Park, Japanese Garden
No booking required – just turn up on the day! An afternoon of Japanese live music, family activities and Japanese food to celebrate the regeneration of the Japanese garden in Hammersmith Park! Expect taiko drumming,[...]
Aug 1 – Aug 4 all-day Goldsmiths, University of London
The World Shakuhachi Festival 2018 brings together many of the world’s best performers of the shakuhachi, the Japanese bamboo flute, from all continents. It presents, at highest level, a broad cross-section of traditional and contemporary[...]
Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm VSF Wine Education
Saké is a versatile beverage that can complement food just as well as wine. It is also an excellent drink to be enjoyed on its own. No wonder, then, that this national drink of Japan[...]
Nov 17 2018 – Aug 31 2019 all-day World Rugby Museum, Twickenham Stadium
Explore the full history of the birth and evolution of rugby union in Japan, from 1866 when Yokohama became the site of the oldest rugby club in Asia, to being awarded Rugby World Cup 2019.[...]
Jan 1 – Feb 28 all-day
We are now inviting schools in the UK to apply to be part of the Sakura Cherry Tree Planting Project in the UK, a project to celebrate the friendship between Japan and the UK. Schools[...]
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Daiwa Foundation Japan House
The Japanese Portland Garden is a traditional Japanese garden in Portland, Oregon. The Garden, which was designed in 1963, covers 12 acres and has eight separate garden styles. The Garden was created to provide the[...]
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Linnean Society of London
It’s super easy to get started with making books at home, and there’s loads to explore once you get going. In this two hour workshop you will learn how to make a simple book using[...]
Mar 17 all-day VSF Wine Education
Like sushi and sashimi? Why not take our one-day sake course to understand the different styles of saké and get top tips to pair your Japanese dishes with the right saké? We’ll also teach you[...]
Apr 1 all-day Moyses Stevens Battersea
London’s newest flower school is up and running at the world famous Battersea Power Station. With classes available for all ages and abilities, a session with one of our experienced, fully qualified instructors is an[...]
May 18 – May 26 all-day VSF Wine Education + Kanpai Sake Brewery
Learn everything about saké in a saké brewery in action, right in London! VSF Wine Education is joining hands with Kanpai Sake Brewery (the UK’s first sake brewery) to run this course that will provide[...]
Sep 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm VSF Wine Education
The Introductory Saké Professional course is the first step to entering the saké sommelier world. This course represents a unique opportunity for saké enthusiasts or front-of-house staff to further their understanding of saké from its[...]
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm VSF Wine Education
The Introductory Saké Professional course is the first step to entering the saké sommelier world. This course represents a unique opportunity for saké enthusiasts or front-of-house staff to further their understanding of saké from its[...]
Sep 29 all-day VSF Wine Education
For individuals new to saké study, this qualification provides a hands-on introduction to the world of saké. You will explore the main types and styles of saké through sight, smell, and taste, while also gaining[...]
Jan 18 – Jan 26 all-day VSF Wine Education
For individuals seeking to develop their expertise in saké, this qualification will provide you with a detailed understanding of the production methods that affect the style, quality and price of saké. Upon completion you will[...]