Japanese Festival

Japanese Hanging Lanterns

Get To Know Japan

Attend and Explore the Japanese Festival

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Japanese culture at the Japanese Festival, sponsored by the Japanese Culture Club. You’ll see displays and demonstrations such as Origami, Calligraphy, Kimono, Manga drawing, Fashions, as well as Japanese games and music.

Join us on April 2nd in GCC Student Union, Room 104E


Event Schedule

Time Event
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.   Cultural displays, demonstrations and Japanese snacks, plus vendors from the Japanese Friendship Garden and ACG Go Anime Store
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.    Aikido Demonstration by Arizona Aikido Club
10:30 a.m. -11 a.m. Traditional and Modern Music Demonstration “My Japanese Heart” by Pam Morita
11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Kendo Demonstration (Japanese sword fencing) by Phoenix Kendo Kai
11:30 a.m. - Noon Japanese Traditional Dance by Mari Kaneta Suzuyuki-Kai, Japanese Culture Club, and Phoenix Ondo Kai
Noon - 12:30 p.m. Taiko (Japanese drum) Demonstration by Fushicho Daiko
12:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.         Cosplay Contest by ACG Go Anime Store
Japanese snacks are served