Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival 2019 | Torrensville | 5 May 2019

Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival 2019 – Adelaide’s Largest Japanese Cultural Festival

Now in its 24th year, the Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival is a celebration of the cultural and social links between the people of Japan and Australia. It is a great day for people of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy Japanese music, performances, craft, food, martial arts and much more.

Children’s Day (こどもの日, Kodomo no Hi) is a Japanese national holiday which takes place annually on May 5, the fifth day of the fifth month, and is the final celebration in Golden Week. It is a day set aside to respect children’s personalities and to celebrate their happiness.

Experiences on offer:

  • Japanese Food
  • Performances
  • Maid Cafe
  • Music
  • Martial Arts
  • Games
  • Ikebana
  • Origami
  • Calligraphy
  • Kimono Wearing
  • Mochitsuki Demonstration
  • Train Simulation
  • Sashiko Display and more

Admission: $2/person | $5/family

Free Parking is available, entry is via Ashwin Parade. Disabled Parking is also available, entering from South Road.

Everyone is welcome to go dressed in Japanese costume to this family-friendly event.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival 2019 Facebook event page

What:  Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival 2019

When:  Sunday 5 May 2019 | 11am-4pm

Where:  Thebarton Community Centre | Corner South Road and Ashwin Parade, Torrensville

Who:  All ages

At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.

Image Source: Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival 2019 Facebook event page


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