0090 Nisei Week Japanese Festival

2017 / Nisei Week: Calligraphy, Bonsai at JACCC building / Aug. 26-27

Bdeikoku Shodo Kenkyu Kai

Bonsai Exhibition presented by Nampu-Kai JACCC Doizaki Gallery Japanese Calligraphy exhibition presented by Beikoku Shodo Kenkyu-kai JACCC Garden Room A, 10 am – 4 pm Kimekomi Japanese Dolls exhibition presented by Hirofumi-Kai JACCC Garden Room B, 11 am – 5 pm Sashiko Embroidery exhibition with demonstration Sashiko is a form of Japanese needlecraft JACCC...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Grand Parade Line Up / Aug. 20 from 4 – 7 pm

The Nisei Week Grand Parade will be held at Little Tokyo, Los Angeles on Sunday, Aug. 20 from 4:00 pm. 77th Annual Nisei Week Japanese Festival Parade Lineup (Line Up) (Class) (Name) (Footage) 101 77th ANNUAL NISEI WEEK 101 BANNER / FLAGS FESTIVAL PARADE / KOYASAN 5 102 MARCHING UNIT / AUTO ( OWN...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Nabuta Parade / Aug. 20 from 4 – 7 pm

LA Nebuta 2017

LA Nebuta On August 19, 2007, the first Nebuta appeared in Los Angeles Little Tokyo. As the final float of Nisei Week Parade, 17-foot high huge Nebuta Float “Samurai Warrier” showed up illuminated with over 600 lights in the evening darkness. This Nebuta was created by Mr. Hiroo Takenami, a 20-year career master artist...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Actress Miyuki to sing pre parade /Aug. 20 at 3:30 pm

The Nisei Week Grand Parade, Sunday, August 20m 2017 From 3:30 pm in front of Miyako Hotel on First Street in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, actress Miyuki Matsunaga will start singing with the Nisei Week Last Mimute Band. The Nisei Week Grand Parade will start at 4:00 pm from the corner of Central Avenue...
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2017 / JANM: “New Frontiers: The Many Worlds of George Takei” March 12 – Aug. 20

JANM New Frontiers The Many Worlds of George Takei

A new exhibition exploring the life and career of pioneering actor, activist, and social media icon George Takei opens at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles on March 12. New Frontiers: The Many Worlds of George Takei creates a portrait of a unique individual while offering an innovative means of engaging with...
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2017 / Union Church: Spiritual Legacy of the Issei Pioneers exhibit / Aug. 20

Spiritual Legacy Project

Little Tokyo Historical Society and Tanaka Photography Collection present “Spiritual Legacy Project” by Mike Saijo at Union Church of Los Angeles from Aug. 19-20, and Aug. 26-27. Art and Multimedia exhibit by Mike Saijo based on original photos, glass plate negatives and film footage celebrating the centennial of Union Church of Los Angeles and...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Tea Ceremony, Ikebana / Aug. 20 from 10 am – 5 pm

Nisei Week: Aug. 19-20 / Showcase: Tea Ceremony, Ikebana, Ceramic, Dolls, 10 am – 5 pm Nisei Week Japanese Cultural Exhibition, Week 1, August 19-20, 2017 Ikebana Flower Arrangement presented by Ikebana Teachers Association of Southern California JACCC Doizaki Gallery, 10 am – 5 pm California Japanese Ceramic Guild exhibition JACCC Garden Room A...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Stage and Booths at JACCC Plaza / Aug. 20 from 9 am – 6 pm

Sunday, August 20, 2017 at the Plaza of the Japanese American Cultural Center Historical Little Tokyo Bike Ride 9 AM–12 PM (Sign-ups are full) ENTERTAINMENT: Kenshokai 11:05 AM–11:40 AM PRISKA 11:45 AM–12:15 PM Family art workshop by Audrey Chan, LA Metro-commissioned artist, 12–3 PM Leo Xia 12:20–12:55 PM Eden Kai 1–1:15 PM Kat McDowell...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Eden Kai Live at JACCC Plaza / Aug. 20, 1:00 pm

Eden Kai Yusuke Aizawa

The 2017 Nisei Week Japanese Festival announces actor and singer-song writer Eden Kai (aka Yusuke Aizawa) will be coming to Los Angeles for the first time to participate in the Nisei Week events. Performance and Appearance Schedule August 19 (Saturday) 4:30 pm / Performance at Nisei Week at JACCC* 4:45-5:30 pm / Appearance at...
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