Event Calendar

Note - The events listed below are not necessarily organized, supported or endorsed by the Embassy of Japan. For further information, please use the link provided to contact the organizers. If you would like us to consider listing your Japanese-related event, please email us at infocul@ot.mofa.go.jp
Date Venue Event
April 1st to 9th TD Place
(1015 Bank Street, Ottawa)

2023 World Men's Curling Championship

The Japanese National Team will be participating!
April 15th and 16th ByTowne Cinema
(325 Rideau Street, Ottawa)

Japanese Film Screening "Destroy All Monsters"
(Directed by Ishiro Honda, 1968)

April 24th St. Timothy Presbyterian Church
(2400 Alta Vista Dr., Ottawa)

Ohara School of Ikebana Ottawa Chapter presents 
A Demonstration of Ikebana Artistry 
By Lorian Roberts, First Term Master

April 22nd & 27th
ByTowne Cinema
(325 Rideau Street, Ottawa)

Japanese Animation Film Screening "Princess Mononoke"
(Directed by Hayao Miyazaki, 1997)

April 30th, May 1st & 3rd ByTowne Cinema
​(325 Rideau Street, Ottawa)

Animation Film Screening "Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman"
(Based on stories by Haruki Murakami, Directed by Pierre Földes, 2023)

May 10th & 11th National Arts Centre
(1 Elgin Street, Ottawa)

NAC Orchestra An Alpine Symphony & Nobu Plays Rachmaninoff

Guest: Nobuyuki Tsujii
until June 15th Online
JFF+ Independent Cinema

April 1st - August 27 Ottawa Art Gallery
(50 Mackenzie King Bridge, Ottawa)

Shapes in Between - Norman Takeuchi, A Retrospective

Submission Period Event Organizer(s)
Pre-registration deadline:
February 28th, 2023

Submission period:
March 25th - 31st, 2023

"Kengo Kuma & Higashikawa" KAGU Design Competiton

"Kengo Kuma & Higashikawa" KAGU Design Competition Executive Committee
Submission period:
June 1st - 30th, 2023

8th JLPP International Translation Competition

Japan Literature Publishing Project

Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan
Application period:
February 1, 2023 - 
January 31, 2024

The 13th International Ceramics Competition Mino, Japan

International Ceramics Festival Mino, Japan Executive Committee