Hinamatsuri in Detroit: “Japanese Girls’ Day Celebrations” at Detroit Institute of Arts, March 1

Animation Film: The Tale of Princess Kaguya (2013) Directed by Isao Takahata

Hinamatsuri – Japanese Girls’ Day Celebrations

https://www.dia.org/events/hinamatsuri-%E2%80%93-japanese-girls%E2%80%99-day-celebrations

Detroit Institute of Arts
5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202

Sunday, March 1, 2020, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Free with general admission
General museum admission is free for residents of Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties.

The Japan Culture Development along with the General Consul of Japan in Detroit and the DIA’s auxiliary Friends of Asian Arts and Culture invite you to celebrate Hinamatsuri with a showcase of traditional arts and modern Japanese culture including, tea ceremony a Hina doll display, story-telling, a Kimono demonstration and hands-on workshops featuring origami, Ikebana and Japanese sweets.

Event schedule

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Origami Workshop | Great Hall

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Shodo (Japanese Calligraphy) Demonstration | Great Hall

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Wagasi (Japanese Sweets) Demonstration | Great Hall

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Hina Doll Display | Great Hall

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sencha Demonstration & Japanese Sweets Experience | Prentis Court

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Koto (Japanese Horizontal Harp) Workshop | Great Hall

11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m., & 3:30 p.m. Story Telling (Nihon Mukashi Banashi) | Great Hall

11:00 am, 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 pm: Gallery Tour of Japanese Gallery – departs from Great Hall

11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. Ikebana (Flower Arrangement) Workshop | Student Lunchroom space is limited, sign-up day-of outside Student Lunchroom

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.: Mikoshi Display – Rivera Court

11:00 a.m. & 2:15 p.m. Chanoyu (Tea Ceremony) Performance | Rivera Court

11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 pm: Shamisen Performance (Japanese String Instrument) – Japanese Gallery

12:00 p.m. & 2:45 p.m. The Tale of Princess Kaguya | DFT Auditorium

12:10 p.m. & 3:15 p.m. Child’s Kimono Presentation | Rivera Court

12:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. Japanese Sweets workshop | Student Lunchroom space is limited, sign-up day-of outside Student Lunchroom

1:30 pm: Welcome