FREE ALL DAY
Please note new date!
Join us for our annual summer celebration featuring Japanese and Japanese American performances, crafts, and activities.
Performances by TAIKOPROJECT, San Fernando Valley Taiko, The Grateful 4, Kaulana Ka Hale Kula O Na Pua O Ka Aina, and Asia America Youth Symphony Jazz Quartet
Free souvenir photos at our summer-themed photo booth, face painting, and bubble fun
Free samples of saataa andaagii (Okinawan deep-fried pastries)
Traditional Japanese tea ceremony
Basic taiko drumming and bon odori dance lessons
Fun crafts including origami and the ever-popular Natsumatsuri paper hats
JANM Members Only reserved seating and express lines
Free admission all day to see hapa.me – 15 years of the hapa project and Common Ground: The Heart of Community.
Visit janm.org/natsumatsuri2018 for complete schedule of performances, activities, and crafts.
Supported by Los Angeles County Arts Commission; Dwight Stuart Youth Fund; Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles; and The Nissan Foundation.