Nikkei Matsuri


Nikkei Matsuri will be held on the Labour Day Weekend, from 11am-7pm
at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre (Kingsway at Sperling in Burnaby)

Event Information

Nikkei Matsuri activities that take place in the Garden are free to all attendees. A $3 admission fee will be collected at the entrance of the building for attendees wishing to partake in the Game Zone, Matsuri Marketplace, special workshops and main stage performances (all indoor activities). Children under the age of 5 are free all weekend. After 7pm, everyone is welcome to watch the hall performances free of charge.Family of 4 is $10.

*All existing members who present a valid membership card and NEW members will gain complimentary access ($3 fee waived). See the NIKKEI CENTRE TENT to become a member and/or get an entrance stamp!

Parking at Nikkei Matsuri
Advance: Limited advance parking will be available at the Nikkei Centre underground parkade for a donation of $10 per day. To purchase an advance parking spot with in/out privileges for one or both days visit the website at

Event Day: Limited day parking will be available on first come first serve basis.

We encourage you to take advantage of public transportation and we will be offering a complimentary shuttle to and from the Edmonds Skytrain Station.

Transit & Shuttle Bus
Whistler Connection is operating a complimentary shuttle service between Edmonds Skytrain Station and the Nikkei Centre every 30 minutes from 11:00am to 7:00pm. Shuttle bus directions will be posted at Edmonds Skytrain Station and the Nikkei Centre.