Sakura Matsuri 2018


Sakura Matsuri
(Cherry Blossom Festival)

in the Newly-renovated Japanese Friendship Garden

Located in Brand Park, Glendale (1601 West Mountain St., Glendale, CA 91201)


Sunday, April 15, 2018, 10am-3pm


This Event is FREE


                           This image is for representation purpose only.      ©Y. Shimizu/©JNTO



10am     Koto Performance – By Saeko V.                     

10:30am     J-Pop & Anime Songs Performance       

                                      – By Yui SensationaL(DJ), Canae(Vo.), Ryo Taie(G.), Noyuri(Dancer) 

11am     Urasenke Tea Ceremony – By Keiko Nakada

11:45am     J-Pop & Anime Songs Performance        

                                      – By Yui SensationaL(DJ), Canae(Vo.), Ryo Taie(G.), Noyuri(Dancer) 

    12 noon     Kendo Demo – By Pasadena Kendo Club                          

12:30pm     Karate Demo                                            

  1pm     Cherry Tree Planting Ceremony          

               1:20pm     Akita Angels : Rescue Dog Walk                          

   1:30pm     Taiko Performance – Asano Taiko & The Taiko Kids!

       2pm     Urasenke Tea Ceremony – By Keiko Nakada       

               2:45pm     Sakura/Sakura Children’s Song – Verdugo Woodlands     

 3pm     Closing Ceremony                             


We will have much more too:

Shodo, Bonsai, Ikebana, Singing Meditation Bowls, Bento Box Lunch and the Okamoto Food Truck,
Travel to Japan table, Japanese Language Info, Kimono Fun, Live Music with D.J.,
Okanoue Traveling Library – Japanese Books for Kids, and more!




This Event is Co-Presented By

                                        Friends of Shoseian

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