Japan Expo: The Cultural Meeting of Japan's Lovers

By the way, what is Japan Expo?

Only a few days after the defeat of Japan in World Cup against Belgium, the Japan Expo is ready to open!

Japan Expo, what is it?

This is the meeting place for lovers of Japanese culture. From video games to martial arts, mangas to Japanese folklore, this is the event not to be missed if you are a fan of the culture of the country of the rising sun.

On the program: shows of all kinds, Kanjis Japanese writing classes, cooking classes, photo shoot or book signings ... A whole range of activities will make you discover the Japanese culture as if you were there!

The Japan Expo receives prestigious guests each year. Animation professionals, writers, illustrators ... the Japan Expo is above all meetings with enthusiasts during dedication sessions, masterclasses or conferences.

Cosplay Show

Cosplay is the art of disguising yourself as a character, imitating your costume, your hair, or your make-up. Ultra-realistic costumes for an ever more surprising result.

In 2017, 13 countries participated in the final. It's Finland that will prevail with his cartoon costume Rebel.

Japonisms 2018

French interest in Japan is well established. Moreover, the Japan Expo will put the honor on the anniversary of 160 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries. On this occasion, the event "Japonismes 2018" organized by the Japan Foundation, will present from July 2018 to February 2019 more than fifty projects, exhibitions and shows.

Want to know more about Japanese culture? Rendez-vous at the Parc des Expositions from 05 to 08 July 2018!