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24th Greater Kansas City Japan Festival

Presented by Heart of America Japan-America Society at Midwest Trust Center at Johnson County Community College, Overland Park KS

Oct 08 2022

Denver Taiko powerful drummers return live at Japan Festival!

Greater Kansas City Japan Festival Saturday, October 8 – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Contemporary and traditional Japanese music performances. Martial arts, candy sculpture, exhibits, Japanese cuisine and more! Buy tickets online or onsite at the event.

Experience Japanese culture at the 24th Kansas City Japan Festival on Saturday, October 8th, from 10 am to 7 pm at Johnson County Community College! Featured fan favorites include J-Pop singer Aya Uchida, returning from Kyoto; Japan; Denver Taiko, bringing powerful drum performances to the stage; and classical musicians performing with strings, flute and voice. Enjoy Martial Arts, Samurai, tea ceremonies, Anime, Japanese cuisine and more. Experience the Japan Festival – One Day Only!   LEARN

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Midwest Trust Center at Johnson County Community College

12345 College Blvd, Box 14, Overland Park, KS 66210

Full map and directions


  • For the best parking, check your tickets for curtain time and arrive 20-25 minutes in advance.
  • Parking at Johnson County Community College is generally free, except for the rare weeknight performance. Ask the box office about reserved parking if the event you’re attending is scheduled on a weeknight.
  • The closest place to park is in either the East or West Midwest Trust Center parking garage. To get to the Midwest Trust Center garages, drive onto campus from the east College Boulevard entrance. The garages are two-level lots directly in front of (to the north of) the Midwest Trust Center. “Reserved” spots in the surface lot parallel to the west garage may be used for performance parking.
  • To get to the Galileo’s Garden parking structure, drive onto campus at Quivira Road or follow the East Campus inner road east and south to Clock Drive. Turn right on Clock Drive into the parking garage. After you park, walk out of the northeast exit of the garage and follow the sidewalk straight north to the Midwest Trust Center.


    • Assisted Listening System
    • Audio Description
    • Large Print
    • Sign Language
    • TTD/TTY
    • Wheelchair Access