Cultural Events Archives

Noh theatre- Scottish Tour November 2019
The Scotland Loves Anime 2019 film festival November 2019
Japanese Exhibition at House for an Art Lover November 2019
Japanese Autumn Festival at the Teviot Debating Hall November 2019
Sushi Sake Sunday event at Edinburgh University October 2019
Japan related events in Aberdeen October 2019
Opening Ceremony at Broughton House September 2019
Ayreshire Fiddle Orchestra Farewell Performance June 2019
‘I sent you a postcard’- an exhibition by Ryoko Tamura at Summerhall June 2019
Opening of the new East Asia galleries at the National Museum of Scotland May 2019
​■ National Bonsai Exhibition May 2019
​■ Orkney Children’s Day event May 2019
​■ Japanese Film Festival April 2019
​■ The Scotland Japanese School graduation ceremony April 2019
​■ Launch of the Orkney Japan Association April 2019
​■ Discover Hokkaido event at University of Stirling April 2019
​■ Queen Margaret University event March 2019
​■ University of Stirling Japan Series March 2019
​■ Wagyu Seminar March 2019
​■ Royal Opening of the V&A Dundee February 2019
​■ New Year Reception January 2019

​■ Kyomai Inoue-ryu event in Edinburgh December 2018
​■ Emperor’s Birthday Reception December 2018
​■ Japanese Noh drama hands-on performance and participation with contemporary masters November 2018
​■ The V&A Museum Dundee October 2018
​■ Japan Day Aberdeen 2018 and the Thistle Cup (Kendo Competition) September 2018
​■ Introducing Celtic Harpist Riko Matsuoka August 2018
​■ International Scout Camp “The Blair Atholl Jamborette” July  2018
​■ Children’s Day May 2018
​■ Japan music event held in Orkney May 2018
​■ Edinburgh University student wins the ‘Thirteenth Japanese Speech Contest for University Students’ March 2018
​■ Japanese Film Festival 2018 February 2018
Japan Week at Stirling University February 2018
New Year Reception January 2018

Japanese Language and Culture Youth Conference December 2017
The Emperor’s Birthday Reception December 2017
“Washi: Umi O Koete, Paper From Across the Sea” opening reception November 2017
Rakugo performance and workshop at the University of Edinburgh November 2017
Japan Day at Edinburgh Zoo November 2017
Cultural event celebrating the reopening of Cowden Castle's Japanese garden after fifty years September 2017
Japanese traditional cultural performance, musical accompaniment for kabuki theatre September 2017
“Japanese for Young Scottish Learners: Practice, pedagogy and reflection” conference August 2017
Japanese language and culture show in Carlisle July 2017
Fuji Festival July 2017
50th Anniversary Karate Festival 2017 June 2017
Japan Day Aberdeen 2017 and the Thistle Cup Kendo Competition 2017 June 2017
Introducing Fiona, a Japanese language teacher in Orkney June 2017
Japan event held in Orkney May 2017
Japan Children’s Day May 2017
Rakugo performance April 2017
Film Festival 2017 March 2017
Japan Week 2017 at University of Stirling February 2017
New Year party reception January 2017

Emperor's birthday reception December 2016
“Japanese Tradition & Culture – a talk and Rakugo performance” October 2016
Music Concert by Japanese pipe-organ, koto and shakuhachi artists October 2016
“Japan Youth Conference in Aberdeen” September 2016
Evening Concert “An Evening of Music and Song” August 2016
International Scout Camp “The Blair Atholl Jamborette” 2016 July 2016
Exhibition commemorating 50 years' anniversary of Stirling Albion football club in Japan July 2016
Aberdeen Japan Day 2016 June 2016
Gardening Scotland 2016 June 2016
National Bonsai Exhibition Visit May 2016
Japan Children's Day 2016 May 2016