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2017 / JANM: Natsu Matsuri Family Festival / Aug. 19 from 11 am – 5 pm

JANM Natsu Matsuri Logo

The Japanese American National Museum provides free family day event Natsu Matsuri Family Festival on Saturday, Aug. 19, from 11 am to 5 pm. Japanese American National Museum 100 North Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012 (213) 625-0414 http://www.janm.org/events/2017/natsumatsuri/ Forwarded for the Japanese American National Museum Natsu Matsuri Family Festival All Day Activities Happi...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Fusion Japanese Folk band live at JANM / Aug. 19 from 4:30 – 5:00 pm

Minyo Station . August 19 (Saturday) 4:30 – 5:00pm, Natsu Matsuri Family Festival – Free Family Day Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles 100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012 . August 18 (Friday) 4:40-7 pm, Tatabata Festival Opening Ceremony in front of Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles 120 Judge...
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2017 / Union Church: Spiritual Legacy of the Issei Pioneers exhibit / Aug. 19

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: Tega tap dance live at Tanabata Stage / Aug. 19 from 10:45 – 11:15 am

Little Tokyo Geta Dance Troupe

Little Tokyo Geta Dance Troupe Saturday, August 19, 10:45 – 11:15 am Los Angeles Tanabata Festival Stage Outdoor plaza of MOCA at the Geffen Comprised of Little Tokyo leaders and other dance enthusiasts, the Little Tokyo Dance Troupe has been performing for the past five years under the direction of choreographer Takamaru Koba and...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Tanabata Festival Opening in Little Tokyo / Aug. 18 from 4:40 – 6:30 pm

Los Angeles Tanabata 2016 pic

Los Angeles Tanabata Festival Opening Ceremony August 18, 2017, 4:40 pm – 6:30 pm 4:40 pm: Yuujou Daiko 4:55 pm: Minyo Station, Scott Nagatani and Nancy Teramura Hayata’s Classic Japanese Dance Group “Tanabata Happiness” “Yuuyake Koyake” 5:15 pm: Los Angeles Tanabata Festival Chairperson’s Welcome Remarks by Masumi Muya 5:20 pm: Introduction of the VIP...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Fusion Japanese folk band live at Tanabata Stage / Aug 18 from 4:40 – 6:30 pm

  Minyo Station . August 18 (Friday) 4:40-7 pm, Tatabata Festival Opening Ceremony in front of Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles 120 Judge John Aiso Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 . August 19 (Saturday) 4:30 – 5:00pm, Natsu Matsuri Family Festival – Free Family Day Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Karate by Shotokan Karate of America at Cal Tech / Aug. 12

Shotokan Karate of America hosts the 61st Annual Nisei Week Karate Exhibition and Tournament on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm at Braun Gymnasium , California Institute of Technology, 1200 East California Blvd, Pasadena. Free admission. www.ska.org  
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2017 / Nisei Week: Queen Candidates introduced at Opening Ceremony / Jul. 23

2017 Nisei Week Queen Candidates

2017 Nisei Week Queen Candidates are introduced on Sunday, July 23 Jordyn Keiko Adachi (San Fernando Valley Japanese American Community Center) Claire Mari Imada (Gardena Evening Optimist) Yukari Kristy Yoneda (Japanese Restaurant Association of America) Tomi Colleen Okuno (Pasadena Japanese Cultural Institute) Kelly Akiko Sera ( East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center) Jordyn...
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2017 / Nisei Week: Baby Show at Centenary United Methodist Church / Jul. 22

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2017 Nisei Week Japanese Festival in Los Angeles July 22 (Saturday) Baby Show from 9am – 3pm Centenary United Methodist Church, 300 South Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90013 July 23 (Sunday) Opening Ceremony at Japanese American National Museum (Invitation only) August 19 (Saturday) Coronation at Aratani Theatre from 7pm August 20 (Sunday) Grand...
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