2015 / Japanese community center’s carnival in Gardena set for June 27, 28

Forwarded for Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute

2015 Gardena JCI Carnival Matsuri

20150527 Gardena JCI Carnival 2015Saturday, June 27, 12 pm – 9 pm

Sunday, June 28, 12 pm – 7 pm

Food & Game booths-

Some games- Basketball, Pachinko, Bingo

Some of our food booths- yakisoba, shave ice, imagawayaki, Okinawa Andagi, lau lau, and iced coffee!


Taiko, hula, ukulele, line dancing, and martial arts demonstrations!

Outdoor Nursery and Produce Sale

Visit GVJCI’s own farmer’s market! There will be fresh fruits, vegetables, and beautiful plants for sale!

Cultural Arts
Japanese Language School students’ display, senior’s arts and crafts, and children’s art will be displayed in the upstairs class rooms.

Raffle Prize Drawings
Raffle is held hourly on both Saturday and Sunday, with prizes being donated by various businesses and individuals in the community. Drawing winners need not be present to win.

Presale- Carnival Coupon Books-
Come by and purchase your tickets! Tickets are currently being sold by GVJCI programs and supporting organizations, as well as, the GVJCI office for $10 per book prior to the Carnival-Matsuri. The ten $1.00 coupons can be used as scrip at the carnival booths, as well as, raffle drawings eligibility.

Join us for a fun weekend!