Doki Doki – The Manchester Japanese Festival is the 1st of its kind in Manchester to celebrate not only Anime and Manga but also Japanese culture. This event will be running every year in conjunction with Japan Society North West's Japan Day. This is our sixth festival, the previous festivals were huge successes and was enjoyed by many people.

Saturday 10th November 2018 at Sugden Sports Centre


We have no age limit at our convention but anyone under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a parent, the child will get in for free.

Advanced ticket sales will stop being sold at 7.30pm on Friday 9th November 2018. If you have not bought your ticket they will be available on the day at a non-discounted rate.

*Normal ticket Cost (get in event at 10am) bought online in advance £12.50

*Normal ticket cost on the day £15

*Family Ticket (2 Adults and 2 children aged between 12 and 16) £35 

*Children under 12 get in free when with a paying adult!

*Evening Party ticket TBA

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Tickets can be purchased online in the menu link to your left. 

 IMPORTANT NOTE: Normal Day Tickets and Family Tickets will not be posted to you as they are e-tickets only. You must print out the official paypal receipt email or reply email from us that you must bring along to the festival to be allowed entrance. Your name will be checked on a list at the venue where you will receive your festival wrist band(s).