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11th Annual Fort Wayne Cherry Blossom Festival

  • Venue: Allen County Public Library
  • Dates: May 7, 2017
  • Address: 900 Library Plaza Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • Times: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Admission: Most activities free
  • Phone: (260) 432-7780
  • Website: Visit Website
  • Email: E-mail
  • Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
Details

A celebration of Japanese art and culture with many different activities and experiences: Enjoy Koto and shamisen music, watch Japanese traditional and folk dancers, experience the Tea Ceremony, enter the Anime, Haiku or Cosplay contest, try making origami, watch martial arts demonstrations, learn how to make bonsai trees, taste delicious Japanese foods. Enjoy taiko drumming. This year we have invited Taiko Project, a premiere North American taiko group, to come from Los Angeles and perform. There are children's activities and wonderful displays. Get your picture taken with a Samurai warrior in armor! Five hours... so little time and so much to do! Come and experience a little bit of Japan. See why thousands of people come downtown every year to experience the Cherry Blossom Festival.

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