About Us

Our Story

Our Mission To Promote the Japanese parapara dance style as well as the fun-loving, electronic music it accompanies and to embrace all parapara enthusiasts regardless of skill level. Our Approach EKS-D strives to promote parapara with a casual, socially-focused approach.  After all, what is a hobby if it isn’t fun?  We encourage noncritical, self-paced learning…

Our History

May, 2002 May, 2003 October, 2006 May, 2008 July, 2008 August, 2008 March, 2019Kikimo-dan FoundedAfter Ali and Neko² discover parapara, they begin to dabble in choreographing their own parapara routines.  Shortly thereafter, Kimimo-dan (the predecessor to EKS-D) is born! A-kon 14Kikimo-dan and Girljin ParaPatrol join forces to perform a special performance at the cosplay competition…

Code of Conduct

As members of EKS-D, we strive to be an open and inclusive community for ALL parapara enthusiasts.  In an effort to maintain this ideal we encourage the following code of conduct not only from our members but also those attending or participating in EKS-D’s events and gatherings.  We don’t want to impose rules per se,…