Monday, March 21, 2016

Sakura Matsuri 2016 at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Join us for this year's 35th anniversary of Sakura Matsuri at Brooklyn Botanic Garden 
April 30th - May 1st 
The Sakura Matsuri at Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG) is an annual 2-day Japanese festival that celebrates the beautiful blooming of cherry blossoms from Japan and everything Japanese-culture related.

This year's festival will be lined-up with a variety of tradition and contemporary performances.
Performers and activities include:
Soh Daiko - Thunderous taiko drumming
Dancejapan with Sachiyo Ito - Elegant and colorful Kabuki Buyo dance
Samurai Sword Soul - Action-packed drama by martial arts masters
The Asterplace - Hi-octane J-rock meets anime themes
KuroPOP - NYC-based J-pop and K-pop cover dance group
2JUNE - Sunny J-pop vocal duo
Cobu - Famous Taiko and Tap music group with an urban twist
Traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony
Japanese Market at the Osborne Garden J-Lounge
7th Annual Sakura Matsuri Cosplay Fashion Show
Breathtaking Bonsai, Traditional Arts & Torii Tours
Art Alley at the Osborne Garden J-Lounge
....and MORE!
Full event list for Saturday HERE:
Full event list for Sunday HERE: 
Sakura Matsuri 2016 Festival Info:
Date: Saturday - Sunday, April 30 - May 1, 2016
Time: 10:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Location: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 1000 Washington Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225
Adults - $25.00
Students 12+ with valid ID - $20.00
Seniors (65 and over) - $20.00
Kids under 12 and BBG Members are free
Tickets will also be available on the day of the event.