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Waku Waku Festival @ Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

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Happy 5th Birthday Tokyo Street! And to celebrations kick off Pavilion KL celebrating Waku Waku Japan festival for one whole month in conjunction of Tokyo Street's 5th anniversary. Swing by until 14th August 2016 for loads of Japanese themed excitement and fun including pop up stores by popular Japanese mall atré, Disney Tsum Tsum and mt masking tape's Malaysian edition washi tape.


The celebrations kick off with a traditional sake breaking ceremony Kagami Biraki to symbolise good fortune and of course cake cutting to celebrate Tokyo Street's 5th birthday. It is summer so it is only right that shoppers and some of the local community danced together a Japanese 'Happy Dance' along in their Yukatas and Hapi coats. Loads of fun and if you want to join this, swing by the Main Entrance on level 3, today 15th and 16th July 2016 at 5pm.
atré pop up store
Hapi dance
Cake cutting

Here's what you can expect for the next one month of fun times at Pavilion KL. Of course do follow them on their social channels for the latest updates!
Waku Waku Japan Festival Highlights
• ATRÉ 
atré brings the Japanese natural and organic lifestyle to Malaysia with its first pop-up store and the first atré snow cafe. This popular Japanese store will showcase special events, demos and retail exclusive eco-friendly and limited edition Japanese products from over 30 brands. http://cam.atre.co.jp/KL/
14 – 24 July 2016
Level 2, Centre Court
atre pop up store
demos and makeovers
atre pop up store
atre pop up store includes food, fashion and home decors
atre pop up store
atre pop up store for fashion
• MT – Masking Tape Expo  
This isn't your regular boring masking tape. With its unique colours and patterns, distinctive texture, characteristics and the simplicity of use, see how the Centre Court and Spanish Steps will be transformed into an exciting destination using colourful washi tapes. Discover the wondrous array of washi tapes and get hold of the exclusive Malaysia-themed limited edition tapes!
25 July – 7 August 2016
Level 2, Centre Court
• MT Masking Tape Workshop  
Washi tape lovers must head in for these creative workshops. For more info: http://mttape.com.sg/mtexkl/
30 and 31 July 2016 | 10am & 2pm
Level 2, Centre Court
• Disney Tsum Tsum 
Tsum Tsum fans head over to check out the Disney store  for Tsum Tsum merchandises. Lots to choose from including soft toys in a variety of sizes to mugs and clothing featuring your favourite characters.
14 July – 14 August 2016
Level 6
• Tsum Tsum Photo Contest 
4 simple steps to stand a chance to win a Tsum Tsum goodie bag worth RM150.*
STEP 1: Like Pavilion KL's Instagram account @pavilionkualalumpur.
STEP 2: Take a photo at photo area and post on your instagram.
STEP 3: Tag Pavilion KL on @pavilionkualalumpur and hashtag #tsumtsum #pavilionkl
STEP 4: Be the top 3 with the most likes to win.
• Gachapon: Capsule Time Adventure 
Redeem a variety of limited edition Tsum Tsum badges or mystery gifts  with RM120 spent at Disney Tsum Tsum Fair.*
• Shinkansen- Japan’s High Speed Rail Exhibition 
Discover the history and economic influence of Shinkansen – Japan’s High Speed Rail by taking a tour of this exhibition. Experience 51 years of Shinkansen’s safe and reliable operations through the simulator, courtesy of JR East, Japan’s railway company.
14 July – 31 August 2016
Level 6, Tokyo Street
• Japan Travel Fair
Specialising in low-cost package tours which includes flights and hotels, H.I.S. offers a wide range of unique tour options to the cities of Japan.
14 July- 14 August 2016
Tokyo Street, Level 6

Events @ Centre Court, Level 2
• Paper Craft
14 - 15 July 2016 | 4pm
• Makeover Show by Atelier HARUKA
15 and 24 July 2016 | 6pm
21 and 22 July 2016 | 7pm
23 July 2016 | 4pm
• Piano Duo of Classic Concert 
16 July 2016 | 2pm, 4pm and 6pm 
• Piano of Classic Concert 
17 July 2016 | 2pm and 6pm
• Japanese Tea Making 
17 July 2016 | 1pm, 4pm and 7pm
• No Black Tie Jazz Performance  
17 July 2016 | 3pm and 8pm 
• Muslim x Kimono Fashion Show
18 July 2016 | 1pm, 5pm and 8pm
• 秋葉原 Event by Atre AKIHABARA 
19 and 20 July 2016 | 2pm
Sakura Collection 
22 July 2016 | 3pm

Events @ Tokyo Street, Level 6
• Meiji Fair 
14 July – 14 August 2016 | 2.30pm

Events @ Main Entrance, Level 3
• Malaysia Cosplay Show 
16 July 2016 | 2.30pm

Events @ Link Bridge, Level 4
• THREE Fair 
14 July – 31 July 2016 

Performances 
• Hello Panda Mascot Appearance 
13, 30 July 2016 and 6, 13 August 2016 | 3pm 
Tokyo Street, Level 6
• Japanese Summer Dance Fiesta  
15 and 17 July 2016 | 5pm
Main Entrance, Level 3
• KL Kinjo Japanese Comedian Show 
17 July 2016 | 3.30pm
Main Entrance, Level 3
• Vivo Experimental Orchestra 
17 July 2016 | 7.30pm 
Main Entrance, Level 3

The one month celebrations also includes awesome shopping deals including RM5 specials, Fukubiki Japanese Lucky Draw and 5th anniversary rewards when you shop. Win a 5D/4N holiday package with two ANA Business Class Air Tickets and 5-star accommodation with RM500 spent in a single receipt at specialty stores. For more information and updates:
Pavilion KL Concierge @ +603 2118 8833
*Events are subject to change without prior notice. Other terms and conditions apply.

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