August 19, 2017 – August 20, 2017 all-day
City of Los Angeles Parking Lot 7
140 Judge John Aiso St
Los Angeles
California 90012
TANABATA FESTIVAL @ City of Los Angeles Parking Lot 7

2017 Tanabata “Opening Ceremonies” entertainment schedule” for Friday, August 18th!

Opening Ceremonies Timeline 2017

4:40 Yuujou Daiko will perform to announce and welcome everyone to our Tanabata’s “Opening Ceremonies”.

4:55 Minyo Station with Scott Nagatani will be performing “Tanabata Happiness” and “Yuyake Koyake” with the children of Nancy Teramura Hayata’s “Classical Japanese Dancing Group”.

Minyo Station will perform

​5:15​​ Tanabata’s Chair, Masumi Muya will introduce our emcee, Grace Shiba.

5:20 Introduction of the VIPs

5:40 Minyo Station will perform

5:55 Kazari winners announced and
​​​Minyo Station will perform

6:15 Breaking of Sake Barrel

6:30 Everyone is invited for sake tasting and viewing of the Kazaris

6:35 Minyo Station starts the first Ondo dance with Nancy Hayata and her “Classical Dancing Group”.

Everyone is invited to dance with them under the Kazaris!

The Tanabata Festival continues on Saturday and Sunday, August 19th and 20th! Entertainment schedule will be posted soon!