SINGAPORE, 22 June 2018 — Konnichiwa! Love Japan? Millenia Walk calls out to lovers of Japan! Presenting the FIRST ever indoor carnival SUPER JAPAN FEST 2018, join us for a fun-filled weekend of entertainment, games, and activities. Get your adrenaline pumping with sensational performances by renowned Japanese performers specially flown in from Japan and partake in an eclectic mix of carnival and arcade games because… you’re gonna have #soMATCHAfun and definitely, #UDONwannamissout!
- Super Japan Fest 2018 is happening on 7 and 8 July 2018.
- Revel in a flurry of activities from 11AM to 11PM at Millenia Walk.
- Highlights include Pikachu Parade (catch all 6 of ‘em), Tambourine Master Gonzo, Japanese Comedic Magician Akira Kimura and Harajuku Fashion Walk (stay tuned for photo opportunities).
- Activities include a variety of carnival games like Colour Match, Sushi Bucket, Yo Yo Tsuri, Super Ball Sukui and more; arcade games like Bishi Bashi, Darts, Percussion Master. Also, human claw machine and taiko drums exhibits.
- A fun characterised Kawaii Race that provides bonding opportunities between a parent (or adult)-child duo; get to win prizes such as a round trip ticket to Japan, a year’s supply of assorted Pokka drinks and more.
- $10 Food Deals at participating Japanese restaurants.
CATCH THE PIKACHU PARADE AND EXCLUSIVE ACTS FROM JAPAN
Something Kawaii is coming your way! Watch 6 adorable life-sized dancing Pikachus from Pikachu Parade scoot by with their cute waddle. Catch ‘em all for exclusive meet and greet and photo opportunities!
With festivals, it’s never complete without rousing entertainment that sets the crowd on cheers. Revel in an intriguing line-up of entertainment that includes Tambourine Master Gonzo (left), semi-finalist from Asia’s Got Talent 2015, with his humourous choreographed dances; Comedic Magician Akira Kimura (right) who was awarded with the Golden Buzzer in Asia’s Got Talent 2017. Stay tuned for photo opportunities with the both of them on stage!
GET STYLED WITH HARAJUKU FASHION
For fans of Japanese culture, the 27th edition of Harajuku Fashion Walk will be happening in conjunction with Super Japan Fest 2018! Watch young individuals— brimming with creativity and a pure passion for fashion—stride past confidently, decked in multi-coloured vibrant wigs, platform heels and bold and colourful outfits. Do keep a look out for them on stage for photo opportunities. Still can’t get enough of them? They’re having a booth selling apparels, handicrafts, and even badges!
PLAY & WIN AT ARCADE & CARNIVAL GAMES
Try your luck at a myriad of carnival and arcade games where prices range from $4 to $12. Up for a challenge? Show off your skills in a friendly battle with your friends through a game of darts or Bishi Bashi. For the ultimate experience, try out the Human Claw Machine ($12) where you will experience being suspended from a device that acts as a “crane” and pick out balls containing a variety of prizes —including sweet treats from Japan Candy Box (specially flown over from Tokyo) and a year’s supply of assorted Pokka drinks. Head over to Nihon Street on Level 2 and get into some action with interactive Taiko drum exhibits!
BOND AT KAWAII RACE
Once you’re all revved up, channel your energies towards more experiential activities such as the Kawaii Race, a fun characterised game that will test the synergy between a parent (or adult) and child duo. Scooting off the “tracks” in onesies, while competing alongside other teams. Entry to the Kawaii Race is priced at $30 for both parent and child and will be happening at Level 1, outside Harvey Norman.
Slots for Kawaii Race are limited to only 250 pairs for both days. To avoid disappointment, find out more and pre-register NOW for the Kawaii Race here: http://superjapanfest.com.sg/kawaiirace/
FEAST WITH $10 FOOD DEALS AT JAPANESE RESTAURANTS
Top the fun-filled day with delightful meals at Millenia Walk’s 17 Japanese F&B establishments. Enjoy limited edition $10 Food Deals at participating restaurants, available only for the festival weekend. Delight in Pork & Chicken Shabu Shabu (with all you can eat vegetables and ice-cream) from Gyu Jin Shabu Shabu & Sukiyaki, Chicken Katsu Set from Saboten, or Hiyashi Kakiage Tem Udon from Tomi Sushi for only $10++ each, just to name a few!
There’s something for everyone to look forward to at Super Japan Fest 2018 from 7th July to 8th July 2018 in Millenia Walk. Entry to the festival is FREE, so is entertainment. Also, it’s the FIRST cashless payment event in Millenia Walk! Hours are from 11AM to 11PM so there’s a lot of flexibility to plan ahead – drop by if time permits to soak in the fun-filled atmosphere and congenial vibes.
It’s interactive. It’s multi-sensory. Best of all, it’s Kawaii! What’s not to love?
For more information on Super Japan Fest 2018, please visit: http://superjapanfest.com.sg/