Learn More About Japanese Culture!

Photo courtesy Morimoto Asia

If you’d like to learn more about Japanese culture and will be in Central Florida on August 7, here is something that you will want to check out. A special ticketed, immersive event will take place at Morimoto Asia! Here are the details and the official press release.


Join Morimoto Asia in Disney Springs for an exciting day of immersion into Japanese culture at the Summer Matsuri.
On Sunday, August 7 from 12-3:30 p.m., the first floor of the restaurant will come alive with Matsuri, a Japanese cultural festival with tasty and traditional Japanese street food, taiko drummers, and family-friendly games. On the second floor, guests can visit food stations hosted by experts that will teach them the ins and outs of preparing fish while also enjoying delicious samplings. Guests will also be privy to a selection of Japanese beers and sake.
Vendors will include:
  • Korin – Showcasing a pop up store and knife sharpening demo
  • True World Foods Orlando –  Providing a sampling of Bluefin Tuna, Japanese short grain rice and Japanese Wagyu Beef
  • Wismettac Foods – Offering Japanese sweets and snacks
  • Sun Noodle – Offering a sneak preview of Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto’s new line of ramen for retail
Tickets are available for $60++ per person, or $400++ for booths with a maximum of 4 guests. Admission price includes delicacies at all the food stations, samples from the vendors, and a seafood-driven educational tasting component. A cash bar will also be available. Tickets can be purchased HERE.