Monday, August 5 – Sunday, August 11
MONDAY & TUESDAY
THURSDAY – SATURDAY
3 Days of Kyoto Animation Film Screenings
: The Japan Foundation presents ‘3 Days of Kyoto Animation’ to celebrate the contributions of those affected by the tragedy at Kyoto Animation. A SILENT VOICE, LIZ AND THE BLUE BIRD, and SOUND! EUPHONIUM – OUR PROMISE: A BRAND NEW DAY The Japan Foundation LA | Miracle Mile | Free
SATURDAY & SUNDAY
: Part of Nisei Week
! Tanabata (Star) Festival celebrates the once-a-year meeting of star lovers, the Ox Herder and the Weaver Princess, who are separated by the Milky Way during the other 364 days of the year. This year’s theme is “Romance in the Stars ★ 星のロマンス.” Japanese American National Museum Plaza | Little Tokyo | Free
Gardena Obon Festival
: Taiko, food, entertainment, games and more. Dancing from 6pm on both nights. Gardena Buddhist Church – GBC | Gardena | Free
GODZILLA VS KING GHIDORAH [Subtitled]
: GODZILLA VS KING GHIDORAH, the 1991 version, the third movie in the Heisi era (which began with The Return of Godzilla in 1984). Whenever you have Godzilla, Mecha King Ghidorah, time-travel, and aliens, you know you have a great movie. Vista Theatre | Los Feliz | $11 and up | Get tickets
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Note: Some sold out events omitted. Some events sell out after publication.