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Nisei Week Japanese Festival

August 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - August 19, 2018 @ 10:00 pm

The Nisei Week Japanese Festival is when the streets of Little Tokyo come alive with food, culture, arts, and entertainment. Come celebrate the 78th festival! The two weekends will be packed full of FREE fun and festivities.

EVENTS SCHEDULE
AUGUST 11 (Saturday)
– Cultural Exhibits & Demos, Japanese American Cultural & Community Center – JACCC
Los Angeles Tanabata Festival, August 11th – 12th 2018, The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA – 11AM
– Sunset on the Plaza Night Event, JACCC Plaza – 5PM
– Coronation, Aratani Japan America Theater – 7PM*

AUGUST 12 (Sunday)
Aki’s Pup Up PAWTY Festival, JACCC – 10AM
– Cultural Exhibits & Demos, Japanese American Cultural & Community Center – JACCC
Los Angeles Tanabata Festival, August 11th – 12th 2018- 11AM
Grand Parade, Streets of Little Tokyo – 4PM

AUGUST 18 (Saturday)
– Rubik’s Cube Open, JACCC Plaza – 8AM
2018 Natsumatsuri Family Festival, Japanese American National Museum- 11AM
2018 Day-Lee Foods World Gyoza Eating Championship, JACCC Plaza – 2PM
Nisei Week Car Show at Nishi Hongwanji Betsuin (LA Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple) – 11AM
– Cultural Exhibits & Demos – JACCC

AUGUST 19 (Sunday)
Taiko Gathering Performances – JACCC Plaza, 10:30AM
– Cultural Exhibits & Demos – JACCC
– Ondo and closing ceremony, 1st Street between San Pedro St. & Central Ave. – 4PM

For more information, visit: www.niseiweek.org

Details

Start:
August 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
End:
August 19, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.niseiweek.org/

Venue

Little Tokyo
Little Tokyo, CA 90012 United States + Google Map

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