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2011 / 42nd Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage Set for April 30

Manzanar Pilgrimage

The 42nd Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage, sponsored by the Los Angeles-based Manzanar Committee, is scheduled for 12:00 pm on Saturday, April 30, at the Manzanar National Historic Site, located on US Highway 395 in California’s Owens Valley, between the towns of Lone Pine and Independence, approximately 230 miles north of Los Angeles. Each year, hundreds...
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2011 / Arizona residents to flock to Japanese culture-themed festival, Feb 26-27

2011 / Arizona residents to flock to Japanese culture-themed festival, Feb 26-27

Tens of thousands of Phoenix residents have flocked to the Japanese culture-themed Matsuri Festival year after year – whether for the kimono fashion show, Japanese food or new surprises. The taiko drumming performances and martial-arts demonstrations are attractions for which more than 80,000 people crowd a Phoenix downtown park on the last weekend in...
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2010 / Torrance Sister City Association to celebrate 38th Annual Bunka-Sai event, May 1, 2

2010 / Torrance Sister City Association to celebrate 38th Annual Bunka-Sai event, May 1, 2

  The 38th Annual Torrance Bunka-Sai May 1 (Saturday) 11:00 AM  – 5:00 PM May 2 (Sunday)    11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Ken Miller Recreation Center, 3341 Torrance Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503 Free parking, free admission   Torrance Sister City Association will be celebrating Japanese culture and festivities at the 38th annual Bunka-Sai Japanese...
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