2018 / Los Angeles Angels Baseball to host Japan Day, Sept. 29


The pre-game cultural celebration will take place on September 29

ANAHEIM – The Angels will host Japan Day Presented by Japan Airlines at Angel Stadium from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, September 29, prior to their game against the Oakland Athletics.

Pre-game cultural celebrations will take place in the parking lot of Angel Stadium, and include a taiko drum performance, Japanese cultural dances, food, giveaways, and a special guest appearance by Angels RHP/DH Shohei Ohtani.

Event highlights include:

 Scheduled appearance by Shohei Ohtani for a special onstage interview (Player appearances are subject to change and based on availability)

 Promotional giveaways by Angels Radio AM830

 Angels Sponsor booths and giveaways

 Cultural activities, including: taiko drumming, traditional dances, origami, ikebana (Japanese flower arrangements), tea ceremony, and a kimono fashion show

 2018 Nisei Week Queen Alice Amano will emcee the event

 Complimentary food sampling

 Discounted Angels and game used merchandise

 Angels sales representatives on hand to discuss ticketing options for the 2019 season

This is a complimentary event and fans are encouraged to attend the game vs. Oakland that evening for a pre-game on-field Ninja performance, and additional Fan Appreciation giveaways.

During the game, one randomly selected Lucky Fan will be selected to win a pair of economy class roundtrip tickets on Japan Airlines, from Los Angeles (LAX) to Japan.

For tickets to the game, please call 714-4-ANGELS (714-426-4357) or visit angels.com/tickets.