2019 / Pasadena: Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden to host Summer Family Festival, June 30

Forwarded for Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden in Pasadena

Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden
270 Arlington Drive, Pasadena, CA 90017


Summer Family Festival 2019
Held from 11am to 3pm
During Open Day Last Sunday, June 30
10am to 4pm

$7.50 online / $10 at the gate
(Members do not need to register for two)


Celebrate the freedom and joy that summer can bring – especially for children – join this fun-filled festival featuring art, music and food from China, Korea and Japan with activities for children and adults alike.

11am to 3pm

12pm and 2pm

Japanese Origami with Joel Stern, Michael Sanders and Nick Cavallo
Chinese Fan-Making and Paper Cutting (co-sponsored by Sino US Performing Arts Organization)
Korean Folk Painting (sponsored by the Korean Cultural Center, LA)
Children’s Scavenger Hunt in the Garden
At 1pm – Storigami (Origami Story-telling) with Joel Stern

Bei Bei and Celia Liu will perform Chinese Music (co-sponsored by Sino US Performing Arts Organization)

Folded Garden, an exhibition of origami art in the En Gallery, featuring works by Robert J. Lang, Bernie Peyton, Beth Johnson, Ekaterina Lukasheva, Meenakshi Mukerji, Jared Needle, Alec Sherwin and Joel Stern.
At 2:30pm – Gallery Talk with Folded Paper exhibition curator Meher McArthur.

Organic Rice Balls, Miso Soup and Tofu sold by Wholesome Essence Organic Agriculture, Shumei America

Asian-inspired Fashion from Citron Clothing will be on sale.
The garden’s Takara-ten Gift Store will be open.

See the parking instructions HERE.

Registration is advised as we often sell out for festivals
Members always receive garden admission, complimentary for two, no registration

Children 12 and under are free
Registration closes the day before at 5pm
A docent tour is offered at 11am

The garden is wheelchair accessible. Sorry, no pets allowed
Open rain or shine. We are not able to issue refunds

We are grateful to our sponsors for helping to make this day a success:
The Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, and Sino US Performing Arts Organization


Current Exhibition at En Gallery
Folded Garden: The Natural World in Origami

See the work of artists who masterfully express with folded paper the wonders of the natural world.
Showing May 31 – August 25

For update Japanese Art Exhibitions and Cultural Events, check https://www.culturalnews.com