Pavilion KL Celebrates All Things Japanese with Tokyo Street 7th Anniversary & Japan Expo 2018

July 15, 2018

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s premier shopping destination, is proud to unveil a month long celebration to commemorate Tokyo Street’s 7th Anniversary and the return of ‘Japan Expo Malaysia 2018’, an immersive 3-day All-Japan event which gathers Japan’s most iconic cultures, music, anime, art, fashion, food, travel and live entertainment to Malaysia.

From now until the 31st of July 2018, come revel in all things Japanese under one roof at Pavilion KL with four dedicated experiential zones – Taste of Japan, Entertainment, Travel & Education, and Art & Culture – guaranteed to give you unforgettable excitement all month long. Get your game on with a bevy of Japanese arcade games and machines, participate in fun, Japanese-themed workshops such as Taby House Painting and Zen Bonsai, as well as take pictures with giant LINE Dolls displays and cute mascots from Warbie and Sylvanian Families.

Organised by G-Yu Creative Company, the exciting Japan Expo Malaysia 2018 (JEMY 2018) takes place from the 27th to 29th July 2018 and brings a bolder, fresher line up of Japanese celebrities, booths and exhibitions.

Popular for his viral song, PPAP or better known as “Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen”, Pop Sensation PIKOTARO makes a comeback to Malaysia and this exhilarating event with the launch of a brand new song. Enjoy this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see PIKOTARO perform live and meet-and-greet this energetic viral-hit Japanese star.

There will also be special performances and appearances by You Kikkawa, misono, LADYBABY, ChocoLate Bomb, THE SIXTH LIE and METROPOLIS de ONELIA to name a few. This exciting line up of artistes and teen idol groups from Japan will be sure to recreate an immersive celebrative atmosphere for every Japanese fan.

Visitors will also get the chance to rub shoulders with famous cosplayer Hiroyuki-Mitsume Takahash, movie actor Shogen, and singer Ryuji Aoki among others. If you’re looking for an ‘Infinite Japan’ experience, this is definitely the event to be seen at.

For more information, shoppers can visit, or contact Pavilion Kuala Lumpur’s Concierge at 03 2118-8833. Shoppers can also check real-time updates on Pavilion Kuala Lumpur’s Facebook page, Twitter page at @Pavilion_KL, Instagram account @PavilionKualaLumpur or LINE @PavilionKL.

Tokyo Street 7th Anniversary activities and promotions

Fuji Sushi

Fuji Sushi serves quality sushi and other Japanese cuisine at affordable prices in a warm and friendly environment.

Hokkaido Ramen Santouka

Santouka founder – Hitoshi Hatanaka wanted to develop a classic ramen for all to enjoy, made with a simple soup that could be savoured to the last, spoonful and topped with a fabulous char-siu pork. In essence, a masterfully assembled ramen whose superior ingredients and magnificent, robust flavour would truly stand out and long-lasting.

Matcha Hero Kyoto

Taste the richness of Japanese green tea ice cream and drinks made from Marukyu Koyamaen Green Tea.


Shojikiya offers a variety of food products from chocolates, chips, crackers, candy, beverages, and ice cream including canned foods, sauces and dressing, frozen foods and wines that are imported from Japan.


Daiso’s stores provide a unique experience of curiosity and enjoyment for thousands of customers to go home satisfied, not only in Japan but now all over the world. From dishes, foods, toiletries, and sundries to makeup, stationary goods, and tools, Daiso offers a wide variety of products at only RM5.57.

Aside to Tokyo Street, there’s a wide range of different restaurants and shops in the mall to cater all Japanese fans.


Gindaco, Level 1

World-famous, piping hot takoyaki balls is made with premium wheat flour and octopus filling with a choice of four variants – Original, Negidako, Cheese Mentaiko and Teritama. Takoyaki isn’t the only dish on the menu. Gindaco also serves mouth-watering yakisoba lightly fried with cabbage, chicken slices, dried green seaweed and bonito flakes.

Komugi, Level 1

Komugi offers a variety of deliciously authentic products, from handmade Japanese bread to delightful and delectable cakes and pastries.

MIRU Dessert Café, Level 6

MIRU Dessert Cafe, specializes in Japanese Shibuya-style honey toasts and frozen yogurt drinks that attract crowd which share the same love for desserts.


MUJI, Level 6

Renowned for a wide variety of good quality products, Japanese lifestyle brand MUJI opens its flagship store at Pavilion KL, making it the largest MUJI store in Malaysia with the latest interior concept from Japan. MUJI developed products that might almost be regarded as substandard if based on traditional criteria, although they are, of course, actually of good quality.

ABC Cooking Studio, Level 7

Originated from Japan, ABC Cooking Studio offers culinary, baking and wagashi lessons in a stylish and contemporary flagship studio. Enjoy cooking and baking your very own gastronomical delights with unique homemade recipes.

Shu Uemura, Level 3

Art is the way of life. This philosophy is epitomised in the brand’s unique artistic palette of precise colours and textures to play with, the makeup removal efficacy of the cleansing oil that has been formulated and designed to perfection, and the meticulous range of handmade makeup tools.


Date: 1 July 2018 – 31 July 2018

Redeem LINE merchandise by taking a photo with the LINE Display. Simply upload on Instagram with the #pavilionkualalumpur hashtag and follow Pavilion KL on LINE.

  • Participants must follow official PAVILION KL LINE account.
  • 1 redemption per participant.
  • Register at Tokyo Street Concierge, Level 6.

Ice Dream Festival

20 & 21 October | 10am – 10pm| Main & Elite Entrance/Connection

TREAT YO SELF! Pavilion KL present its very first Ice Dream Festival, bringing to you the finest ice-cream and desserts from around the world together for a huge sweet weekend!


Are you ready to up your selfie game? Come by to snap a picture with adorable life-sized character mascots listed as per below:

[List of appearances]


Participate in exclusive workshops to celebrate Tokyo Street’s 7th Anniversary:

  • Single Mother’s Sewing Workshop | Date/Location TBC
  • Taby House Painting Workshop | Date/Location TBC
  • Zen Bonsai Workshop | Date/Location TBC
  • Pavilion Junior Japanese Craft Workshop | 21 July 2018 | Location TBC


Come watch 40 sketchers sketch out the Tokyo Street façade and lantern.

Date: 15 July 2018

Location: Level 6, Tokyo Street (between Casio& Fuji Yamanashi KL)

Time: 10am to 12.30pm


  • Midorie Roadshow at Tokyo Street | 2-8 July 2018
  • Midorie Display at Pavilion Elite Level 8 | 9-31 July 2018
  • Thermos Roadshow at Tokyo Street | 16-22 July 2018
  • 9 Display in front of Salvatore Ferragamo | 23-29 July 2018


Having a hard time planning a trip to Japan? Come on by to Tokyo Street to check out low-cost package tours to explore wonderful Japan from the H.I.S Travel Fair! They also provide portable wifi services and JR railway pass packages.

Date: 1 July 2018 – 29 July 2018

On a side note, there’s also a way for you to win a Tokyo escapade with your loved ones!

To win a “Tokyo Great Escape Holiday”, simply follow these 2 steps:

Step 1: Spend RM100 at Tokyo Street or RM300 mall-wide in a single receipt.

Step 2: Proceed to the Concierge Self-Service Kiosk at Level 2, 3 or 6 and answer “How old is Tokyo Street this year?”

This “Tokyo Great Escape Holiday” includes 2 (TWO) Japan Airlines business class tickets and a 5-star hotel stay for 5 Days/4 Nights worth RM25,000 to Japan*.

Date: 1 July 2018 – 31 July 2018

*Only valid for single receipt purchases excluding Parkson Elite.

*This contest is open to all Malaysian citizens/permanent residents aged 18 and above.

*Other terms & condition applies.


Be a top spender from 15 May – 31 July 2018 to win a RADO watch for the Malaysia Mega sale Carnival. A total of ten RADO watches worth over RM100,000 to be won.*

  • Valid from 15 May till 31 July 2018.
  • Register at any concierge desks on level 2, 3 or 6.
  • Ten (10) winners will be selected based on highest accumulated amount spent during contest period.
  • Only valid for single receipt purchases excluding Parkson Elite.
  • Only valid for citizens of Malaysia and/or a permanent resident of Malaysia.
  • Other terms and conditions apply. Please visit any concierge desks or for more information.
  • The information here are subject to change without prior notice. Visit for more info.

For media enquiries, please contact:

Milk PR Sdn Bhd (+60-3) 2161-0171

  • Iman Ridzwan,
  • Najwa Azwan,

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur (+60-3) 2118-8282

  • Lara Rowena, ext. 214,

About Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur is an award-winning, world-class mixed-use urban development located in the heart of Bukit Bintang, the shopping district of Malaysia. Pavilion Kuala Lumpur blends the best of the international and local retail world with over 550 stores and eight themed precincts. Attracting over 30 million visitors annually, this premier shopping destination is a duty-free shopping paradise and the defining authority in fashion, dining and urban leisure. Visit for updates on the latest trends, offers and events.

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