2023 March: Japanese Garden Event Listing

Philadelphia, PA: Friends of the Japanese House and Garden  dba Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia
Okaeri (Welcome Home):The Nisei Legacy at Shofuso, a multi-media exhibition in August 2023
This exhibition will tell the story of Nisei resettlers to Philadelphia who used the Shofuso Japanese Home and Garden as a hub for community organizing and a means of cultural reclamation and cultural diplomacy during the Redress movement.
Shofuso Japanese Cultural Center
West Fairmount Park Lansdowne Dive and Horticultural Drive, Philadelphia, PA



Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego

Film Day (Onsite)
Shichinin no Samurai (Seven Samurai)
March 5, 1:00 pm

Cherry Blossom Festival, presented by Henri and Tomoye Takahashi Charitable Foundation
March 10-12

Master Series: Wagashi Lecture & Higashi Making Workshop by Ayumi Uehara
April 13, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at Inamori Pavilion

KANPAI Sake 101 (Onsite)
May 21, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


North American Japanese Garden Association

Virtual Discussion for Education Department
March 14, 10:00 am, free, Zoom

What Sakutei KI has been telling me!
An exploration of how Japanese gardeners are detained. Presentation by Mr. Koichi Kobayashi followed by a panel discussion with Mr. Beu Chu, Dr. Mara Miller, Dr. Seiko Goto, and Dr. Kendall Brown.
March 23, 6:00 pm, tickets, Zoom


Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix
1125 N. 3rd Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85003


Yume Japanese Gardens and Museum of Tucson
2130 N. Alvernon Way, Tuscon, AZ


Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden
270 Arlington Drive, Pasadena, CA 91105


Japanese Tea Garden in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park
75 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA

Lakeside Park Garden Center
666 Bellvue Ave, Oakland, CA

Central Park and Japanese Garden
50 E. Fifth Ave, San Mateo, CA

Japanese Friendship Garden at Kelly Park
Senter Road and Alma Streets, 1300 Senter Road, San Jose, CA

Japanese Garden at Micke Grove Regional Park
11793 N. Micke Grove Road, Lodi, CA

Hakone Estate and Gardens
21000 Big Bason Way, Saratoga, CA

Kato Memorial Garden in Shinn Park
1251 Peralta Bvld, Freemont, CA

The George and Sakae Aratani Japanese Garden at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
3801 West Temple Ave, Pomona, CA

Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden at California State University, Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd, Long Beach, CA

Japanese Garden at Descanso Gardens
1418 Descanso Drive, La Canada Flintrige, CA

Hayward Area Recreation and Park District Japanese Gardens
22373 N. 3rd Street, Hayward, CA

Shinzen Friendship Garden at Woodward Park
114 West Audubon Drive, Fresno

The James Irvine Japanese Garden at the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center
244 S. San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA

SuihoEn: The Japanese Garden
6100 Woodley Ave, Van Nuys, CA


Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego
2215 Pan American Road E., San Diego, CA