The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles
Sunday, April 15,
@The Shoseian Tea House and Friendship Garden

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Sakura Matsuri

(Cherry Blossom Festival)

in the Newly-renovated Japanese Friendship Garden

Located in Brand Park, Glendale (1601 West Mountain St., Glendale, CA 91201)

Sunday, April 15, 10AM-3PM

*Admission FREE



10am Koto Performance – By Saeko V.

11am Urasenke Tea Ceremony – By Keiko Nakada

12 noon Kendo Demo – By Pasadena Kendo Club

12:30pm Karate Demo

1pm Cherry Tree Planting Ceremony

1:20pm Akita Angels : Rescue Dog Walk

1:30pm Taiko Performance – Asano Taiko & The Taiko Kids!

2pm Urasenke Tea Ceremony – By Keiko Nakada

2:45pm Sakura/Sakura Children’s Song – Verdugo Woodlands

3pm Closing Ceremony


We will have much more too: Shodo, Bonsai, Ikebana, Singing Meditation Bowls, Bento Box Lunch
and the Okamoto Food Truck, Travel to Japan table, Japanese Language Info, Kimono Fun,
Live Music with D.J., Okanoue Traveling Library – Japanese Books for Kids, and more!

Brand Park, Glendale

1601 West Mountain St.

Glendale, CA 91201

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