VIP Pass to Maximize Your Experience!

“VIP Pass” includes early entry to the festival, access to VIP Lounge, Meet & Greet opportunities with guests, even a chance to sneak-peak the soundcheck rehearsal by raffle!

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Kaori Wakamatsu Autograph Sessions

Japanese illustrator Kaori Wakamatsu will hold her autograph sessions at Kinokuniya Fandom Booth at Fort Mason Center on both days!

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Tokyo Performance Doll’s US Debut!

Come see TPD’s dynamic group performance on Fort Mason main stage on Saturday, 23rd, and also don’t miss the chance to meet them at NHK booth inside Festival Pavilion on both days!

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Our tickets are NOW ON SALE! There are a variety of ticket options available including combo ticket of J-POP SUMMIT and KPP, and many more!

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Mitz Mangrove Takes Center Stage on J-POP 2016 Sunday!

We are super excited to announce Mitz Mangrove’s appearance at J-POP SUMMIT 2016!

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Food Trucks at Food Park, Best Food-On-Wheels!

San Francisco’s favorite restaurants-on-wheels gather again at J-POP SUMMIT 2016!

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GARNiDELiA Very First Show In SF at J-POP 2016!

GARNiDELia, a music duo popular for the theme songs of hit TV anime series is coming to J-POP SUMMIT!

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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu kicks off J-POP SUMMIT 2016!

Japan’s pop princess Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is coming back to J-POP SUMMIT 2016!! Kyary is taking her third world tour with a theme around her brand new song “5iVE YARS MONSTER.”

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WORLD ORDER: First Time in San Francisco!

Come watch their robotic and systematic dance performance timed perfectly along with their original techno music!

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Silent Siren US Debut at J-POP SUMMIT!

A 4-piece female band, Silent Siren, will participate in J-POP SUMMIT and perform on the main stage at Fort Mason Center for the first time!

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RAMEN Summit Comes to J-POP!

Directed by Mr. Maruyama, the owner of Orenchi Ramen, one of the most popular ramen restaurants in the Bay Area, J-POP SUMMIT will hold Ramen Summit!

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