NISEI WEEK

When:
August 26, 2017 – August 27, 2017 all-day
2017-08-26T00:00:00-07:00
2017-08-28T00:00:00-07:00
Where:
Little Tokyo
244 S San Pedro St
Los Angeles
California 90012
NISEI WEEK @ Little Tokyo

The Nisei Week Japanese Festival is when the streets of Little Tokyo come alive with food, culture, arts, and entertainment.

Come celebrate our 77th anniversary with us! The two weekends will be packed full of FREE fun and festivities.

|| EVENTS SCHEDULE ||
AUGUST 19 (Saturday)
– Nisei Week at JACCC
– Cultural Exhibits & Demos, Japanese American Cultural & Community Center – JACCC
– Rubik’s Cube Open, JACCC Plaza – 8AM
– Star Festival (Tanabata) in Little TokyoThe Geffen Contemporary at MOCA – 11AM
– 2017 Natsumatsuri Family FestivalJapanese American National Museum – 11AM
– Coronation, Aratani Japan America Theater – 7PM*

AUGUST 20 (Sunday)
– Nisei Week at JACCC
– Cultural Exhibits & Demos – JACCC
– Star Festival (Tanabata) in Little Tokyo– 11AM
– Grand Parade, Streets of Little Tokyo – 4:00pm

AUGUST 26 (Saturday)
– 2017 Day-Lee Foods World Gyoza Eating Championship, JACCC Plaza – 2PM
– NISEI Showoff CAR SHOW at Aiso Parking Lot Los Angeles – 8/26/17 – 11AM
– Nisei Week at JACCC
– Cultural Exhibits & Demos – JACCC

AUGUST 27 (Sunday)
– Nisei Week at JACCC (feat. taiko drumming)
– Cultural Exhibits & Demos – JACCC
– Ondo and closing ceremony, 1st Street between San Pedro St. & Central Ave. – 4PM

*Fees and/or registration required.

****Official Nisei Week Japanese Beer Garden****
Located at the JACCC plaza during both weekends.

EVENT LOCATIONS
– 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
– DoubleTree by Hilton Los Angeles Downtown
120 S. Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

For a complete listing of events, visit our websitehttp://www.niseiweek.org/events-festival/

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