Schedule of Events for 2015 Nisei Week Japanese Festival


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August 1 (Sat)

Nisei Week Baby Show Centenary United Methodist Church, 9am – 3pm Cost/Times vary, check application for details, BabyShowApp2015

August 15-16

Nisei Week Japanese Festival/Festival at JACCC 11 am – 6 pm Free outdoor entertainment, taiko drums, Japanese dancers, martial arts, musical performances, children’s activities, cultural exhibits, food/drinks, www.jaccc.org/nisei-week

Nisei Week Book Fair James Irvine Japanese Garden and JACCC Plaza. Saturday scheduleSunday schedule

August 15 (Sat)

Nisei Week Rubik’s Cube Open JACCC Plaza, 8 am – 1 pm

Golden Circle Dinner Double Tree by Hilton, 5 pm (Dinner)*

Coronation JACCC/Aratani Japan America Theater, 7 pm*

August 16 (Sun)

Grand Parade Little Tokyo, 5:30 pm

August 17 (Mon)

Awards Dinner Double Tree by Hilton, 6 pm*

August 19 (Wed)

Pioneer Luncheon Double Tree by Hilton, 11:30 am*

August 22-23

Nisei Week Japanese Festival/Festival at JACCC 11 am – 6 pm (Sat 8/22) 11 am – 4pm (Sun 8/23) Free outdoor entertainment, taiko drums, Japanese dancers, martial arts, musical performances, children’s activities, cultural exhibits, food/drinks, www.jaccc.org

August 22 (Sat)

Day-Lee Foods World Gyoza Eating Championship JACCC Plaza, 12-2 pm

August 23 (Sun)

Dai-Dengaku Theatrical Performance JACCC Plaza, 2:00-3:00 pm

Dai Dengaku Street Dance 1st Street, 4-4:30 pm

Ondo and Closing Ceremony 1st Street, 4 pm

*Fees and/or registration required.

Events are mostly held at the following locations, unless otherwise noted:

• Japanese American National Museum (JANM) 100 N. Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012

• Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC) 244 S. San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

• Centenary United Methodist Church 300 S. Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90013

• DoubleTree by Hilton 120 S. Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

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