Natsumatsuri Family Festival
Saturday, August 9, 2014
Come to Natsumatsuri, JANM’s annual summer festival, for a fun and enriching day of Japanese and Japanese American performances, crafts, and activities.
• Take a taiko drumming lesson
• Enjoy a performance by East LA Taiko with Lysa Flores
• Learn about obon, Japan’s Day of the Dead, and participate in a traditional bon odori dance
• Watch Perseverance artists Chris “Horishiki” Brand, Espi, and Evan Skrederstu create a collaborative art piece on-site
• Compete in our karaoke contest
• Take a selfie with Hello Kitty
• Let the kids get crafty with paper hat making and origami
…and much more!
For complete schedule, visit janm.org/natsumatsuri2014 >>