Coming to the Los Angeles area is the RISING JAPAN MUSIC FESTIVAL, L.A.’s first-ever Japanese music festival.
The 2-day event will be held on Saturday, June 11 & Sunday, June 12 at the Silverlakes Sports Complex in Norco.
The event will be action-packed with Japanese food, music, and culture. Something for everyone to enjoy! The goal is to support Japanese and Japanese-American artists and spread the love for Japanese music in the United States.
Two outdoor stages will allow visitors to experience Japanese music and the culture of Japanese and Japanese-American artists.
The Main Stage will feature the following performers, A Page Unturned, AYAKO, Rocco808, Travis Japan, Zebra, Nulbarich, Micro from Def Tech, Minmi, Ray Kirk with special guest Belle, and Aile.
The Bubble Stage will showcase a bubble party with the Kawaii Crew. Appearing will be Yurisa, DJ HILOW, Mirudaru, Ari Prado, Afro Junkies, Koz, Michelle Malizaki, Sky Sky, Arcane Maids Cafe, Japanese Magenese, DJ Chakra, Marc V, Meirlin, and “CHYAAA” Contest. Main Stage MC & Special Guest, Sera Kagami and Kenji Tamura. Main Stage MC, Tiffany.
The performance schedule for both stages can be viewed at the link here. The schedule is subject to change.
While food stands will feature food and drink from, Shin-Sen Gumi, Kagura, Rated R Burger, Tokyo Yakisoba, LuckyBall Korean BBQ, Gong Su Gan, AMAMIYA Baby Casella, Egghausted, Okamoto Kitchen, Shake Ramen, Tokyo Style Food Truck, Arcane Maid Cafe, and ITOEN. A Sake Tasting area with Japanese will feature, Asahi, Hakutsuru, Choya, Takara Sake, and PIL.
Fans can also roam through Japan-inspired pop-up shops to browse a selection of goods and crafts featuring, Little Bear’s Toys and Accessories, Recharge It Up, Pattrashome, 404040, Dancalvia, Amnet, Kawaii Chainz, Happy Goods, Affinity, Nostalgia, Generations, DreamCreamCo, Kimonoya, Heart Anime Shop, and Patchy Patchenstein.
Tickets are available through the Rising Japan MusicFest website (link here) and will be sold at the door. Cash and credit will be accepted for at-the-door sales. Pricing for tickets are:
Advanced sale: One-day $35, Two-days $65 (purchase by May 31)
At the door: One-day $40, Two-days $70 (After June 1)
VIP: One-day $150, Two-days $280
(VIP On-day ticket includes: 1 preferred parking, 2 T-Shirts, 4 Sake Tasting Tickets, 4 Beer Tickets, and 2 Food Tickets)
Parking: All-day $12 (on-site)
All ages welcome – Kids 5 & under Free
RJM will be donating a portion of the sales to charity organizations supported by the attending artists.
Rising Japan MusicFest will be held at the Silverlakes Sports Complex, 5555 Hamner Avenue, Norco, CA 92860. Venue info and directions can be found here.
Day 1: Saturday, 6/11 from 12 pm – 10 pm
Day 2: Sunday, 6/12 from 12 pm – 8 pm
Due to the event being outdoors, the venue has restrictions on what you can bring into the venue. See the link here for restrictions. Also, check the website to see if there are any COVID-related restrictions.
For further information on the Rising Japan MusicFest click here.