Modern Japanese culture has helped introduce a new generation to Japan!

Our Japan Now section of the festival has the latest and greatest in modern Japanese fashion, anime-inspired hats and accessories, and the Japan Wow! Pavilion, so you can experience the latest in video games and “Cool Japan” pop-culture!

2022 Vendors


Alicia’s Anime Anime and video game shirts and accessories for all of your nerdy needs!  Wide selection of Japanese Kimmidolls, bento boxes and chopsticks
Collectors Anime LLC Local Northern Virginia vendor of Anime Blu-Rays/DVDs, Figures, and Import Merchandise direct from Japan!
Floral Frolic Watercolor kitsune as plush, books, and wall art! Come see if our pretty fish and cute kitties may also join the kitsune for Sakura Matsuri.
Furry Feline Creatives We are the character design studio and lifestyle brand with a vision to create inclusivity and dedication to family through our original characters in the form of TShirts, dresses, bags, plush toys, kimonos and accessories
Gabiani Design Welcome to ‘Mis Zapatos’ world Unique Japanese handbags and backpacks great for big city rhythm, travel, sports and parties!
Hello Kitty Café’ Truck Come and enjoy supercute merchandise and sweets exclusive to the café’ truck!
HKT Import Toys/Mugentoys.com Premier importer of licensed Japanese toys and collectibles
IT Cosplay  IT Cosplay specialize in anime cosplay and Japanese imported anime merchandise and gift items!
mintandapple Cute & cozy apparel and  accessories including dresses, sweaters, hats, and bags!
National Cherry Blossom Festival Official merchandise booth of the National Cherry Blossom Festival
Sig Toys Featuring a wide selection of Japanese import toys, cosplay merchandise and Ban Dai model kits.
Urban Sheek Providing you with trending Japanese fashion and toys.

Japan Wow! Sponsor