Culture and Education


Study in Japan
Japanese Language - Education and Practice

Annual BC Japanese Speech Contest

Japanese Language Proficiency Test

JET Programme
Annual Press Release
Information Sessions and Campus Visits
Application and Selection Process
Resources and Questions



Japan-related events organized by the Consulate General of Japan and by other organizations are listed on this page. For further information about events organized by other other organizations, please contact the organizers directly.


Please note the Consulate General of Japan is no longer accepting event applications for events celebrating the 125th Anniversary of the Consulate General of Japan in Vancouver as the celebration ended on March 31, 2015.  If you wish to announce your event on our website, please visit the page on Information about posting events on our website


Current and Upcoming Events





Vancouver Public Library Multiculturalism Day Celebration


The Consulate General of Japan in Vancouver will join the Vancouver Public Library in celebrating Multiculturalism Day at the central library on June 27, from 3pm to 9pm. We have lots of Japanese cultural activities happening that day! You can try on Yukata, summer kimono, learn how to fold origami and many more. Plus an amazing Kendama juggling performance will take place on stage at 7:30pm! We hope to see you there!


Date: June 27

Time: 3PM to 9PM

Venue: Vancouver Public Library (350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver)





Join the Canada Day Parade 2016 with Vancouver Ondo

Date: July 1



Past Events


The 125th Anniversary of the Consulate General of Japan in Vancouver - Events Calendar

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