ROANOKE, Va. -

You have a lunch date with Japan Friday in downtown Roanoke.

The Japanese Association is putting on the Lunch Date with Japan event from 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Plaza.

You'll be able to buy and eat Japanese food.

There will also be traditional songs and dances.

It's part of the Local Colors program which will also feature Germany, Denmark, and Sudan this year.