Tsukasa Taiko returns to Chicago Park

Tsukasa Taiko returns to Chicago Park District’s Night Out in the Parks 2021 *In-person public, outdoor performances with safety protocols. Check out taikolegacy.com for the full schedule of our performance dates. Keep an eye out for our upcoming email + social media announcement for our next Park District show! More information about Night Out in the Parks. Celebrate…

The Shamisen in Japanese Art and Music

The Shamisen in Japanese Art and MusicFreer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Asian Art Virtual Presentation Thursday, June 17, 2021 | 6:00 PM CT (7:00 PM ET)Register Here Curator Kit Brooks with Tatsu Aoki (Toyoaki Sanjuro), Kioto Aoki, Miyumi Aoki, and special guests Chizuru Kineya and Nobuto Yamanaka Follow one of…

2020 Cherry Blossom Festival: Fort Wayne, Indiana

Cherry Blossom Festival Fort Wayne Indiana is back, and this ever growing festival promises to offer even more entertainment and activities! This Cherry Blossom Festival is one of the largest in the Midwest, and is the largest in the tri-state region of Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan. From cosplay to kimono the festival crowd typically enjoys…

MABA 2020 Bonsai Show

For nearly 50 years, the Milwaukee Bonsai Society has held an Annual Exhibit. In 2020 the 50th annual exhibit, Mid-America Bonsai Alliance Convention heads back to Milwaukee to help celebrate! This MABA convention will be the third hosted by the Milwaukee Bonsai Society and we expect the best. For nearly 30 years Mid-America Bonsai Alliance…

Chicago Japanese Matsuri 2019

If you happen to be in the Chicago area this weekend, you are in luck! Chicago Japanese Matsuri 2019 is taking place at the Newcity Plaza, and admission is free to the public! This family friendly festival offers a rich selection of traditional Japanese culture, shopping, food, and entertainment. So put on your authentic Japanese…