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Oshogatsu in Olympia: Japanese New Year Celebration
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date:
Saturday, January 18, 2014
time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
cost:
Free
venue:
The Olympia Center
222 Columbia St.SE
Olympia, WA 98504
info:
Oshogatsu in Olympia creates the atmosphere of a Japanese New Year celebration and brings the community together to share in a unique experience and learn about Japanese culture. Live entertainment on the main stage will showcase Traditional Japanese dance and music, Taiko drumming and vocal performances. The family-focused event includes a variety of cultural activities and make & take crafts, demonstrations and an Art Exhibition where visitors can view and purchase Japanese calligraphy, Sumi paintings, paper cuttings and traditional crafts.

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