12:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Japantown Peace Plaza
Post Street at Buchanan Street
Price Free admission
To celebrate the rich cultural heritage of San Francisco’s Japantown, Japan Center Malls invited you to join the Japan Day Festival event on this Sunday. The event is featuring wonderful performances by some of the Bay Area’s leading performers in the Japanese arts.
Performances range from taiko, martial arts, shakuhachi and also include interactive traditional arts and crafts activities. Performers include Japanese Music Institute of America, Eisa Base (Okinawan Drumming and Sanshin), Gintenkai National Project (Japanese Drumming), Iaido (Swordsmanship) and Shodo (Calligraphy) by Masato Kawahatsu Sensei. Also, join the community for the Bon Odori, a Japanese folk dance for everyone led by Madame Michiya Hanayagi Sensei.
For more information: http://www.japancentersf.com