If you’re counting down the days to the Hyper Japan Christmas Market, this event will tide you over for a little longer!

Doki Doki celebrates both traditional and modern Japanese culture and has been running since 2011 where they had over 1,600 visitors!  The festival includes talks, demonstrations, parades and other events showcasing Japanese culture, language, fashion, cosplay, games, music, dance, manga, anime, martial arts and other arts from Japan’s past and present, as well as retail stalls, artist stands, a cinema room and games area. Hot and cold Japanese food from a number of local retailers will also be available to festival goers! 

This years festival is packed with Anime screenings, Kayobi Taiko Drum performances, artists and loads more!! Find out more about the festival and view the schedule of events here.

There are only 27 Early Bird tickets left (this offer expires on 1st Nov), so if you’re planning on attending, make sure you purchase yours asap! Tickets are priced £12.00 and you can purchase them online here.

Are you planning on attending? Have you checked out Doki Doki in the past? Let us know in the comments below!