This coming 10 & 11 August 2019, the very first Mini Matsuri event will kick off at Permaisuri Imperial City Mall. What Mini Matsuri is all about you might ask? It is a Japanese convention that hosts a variety of Japanese-themed booths and performances. In this article, we list down some of the key highlights you should expect throughout the two-day event. Read on and find out!
1) J&Y Nail Salon
Indulge your vanity with Japanese Nail Art Designs! J&Y Nail Salon & Academy will show off a variety of Japanese nail art demos and displays! There will also be a special promo, only exclusive to Mini Matsuri visitors! So if you're a nail art lover, be sure to not miss J&Y Nail Salon at Mini Matsuri!
Longing for some authentic Japanese goodies? From Japanese tea sets to anime figures, Doki-Doki has it all! If you're a hardcore collector of Japanese antiques, it is no doubt you must visit their booth and bring some of them home!
Moreover, Doki-Doki will be having kimonos at Mini Matsuri out for rent for those who want to feel what it feels like to be wearing one of these. You can also pre-book your rental with Doki Doki for a special rate of only RM25/30 minutes before 10 & 11 August. On-the-spot rental will be RM35/30min.
3) Gitz Hobbies
To make the event more merrier, Gitz Hobbies will run a workshop on making or creating miniature dolls and figurines. If you have a passion for miniatures and love collecting and building your own figurines, you must come to their workshop and learn from the experts!
4) Maqhimage Academy
Maqhimage Academy will host a Body Art Matsuri Painting Session and a Body Art Matsuri Catwalk Session throughout the event. They're also selling make-up courses for interested visitors.
5) Miri Cosplay Club
Are you a big fan in cosplaying or costume dressing? Miri Cosplay Club will be performing cosplay dancing and singing during Miri Matsuri! Besides, they will also be having a booth to sell some food and drinks, posters, figurines, manga and anime.
6) Curtin Japan Pop Culture Club
Curtin Japan Pop Culture Club also has a presence during the event where the club members will promote Vanguard card games, sell game cards and organize card game workshops for Mini Matsuri visitors.
7) Fox Manga
In addition, manga artists from Fox Manga will be showing up at Mini Matsuri as well to sell their arts and illustrate drawings upon request for visitors throughout the event.
8) Assorted Workshops
Furthermore, visitors can expect various workshops such as DIY origami, lantern, and wish tree workshops at Mini Matsuri.
Craving for traditional Japanese food? FuduBa will set up a booth at Mini Matsuri and serve you with the most authentic Japanese delicacies you could ever find!
10) Esports Tournament
Attention to all gamers! It's the time for you to shine! A Mobile Legends Tournament will be held alongside Mini Matsuri, offering attractive cash prizes amounting to RM3000 to gamers who emerge victorious. We will also be having a Meet & Greet session with participating gamers, streamers, cosplayers, and influencer Le Josette at the tournament! You don't want to miss this, do you?
In conclusion, are you ready for Mini Matsuri? Get your family and friends and head over to Mini Matsuri to enjoy the Japanese vibe, right here in Miri this coming weekend. Oh, before we end this, make sure you use the hashtags #matsurifever, #matsurimobilelegends, #minimatsuri2019 whenever you post any photos and videos of the event in your social media so we can find you! See y'all there!