Moving into its 4th year, Japan Festival CANDA is the largest Japanese cultural event in North America to introduce and promote Japanese culture. The annual 2-day festival is currently held in Mississauga, Ontario, at Celebration Square, during the last weekend of August. The Festival attracts a diverse and large number of attendees. The 2018 festival saw a record breaking 80,000 in attendance over the course of the festival weekend. The annual festival showcases Japanese performance, food & drink, technology and contemporary & traditional culture and fashion.