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Saturday August 3, 2019

Jtown After Dark – A Nighttime Movie Experience

On Saturday, August 3, the Nihonmachi Street Fair, “NSF”, the original “melting pot” of street fairs, is proud to announce a special night time showing of the 91st Academy Award nominated movie for Best Animation called “MIRAI.” This special showing will be the first time that the NSF in partnership with the National Japanese American Historical Society will hold a night time event at the San Francisco Japantown Peace Plaza.

Saturday August 3, 2019

Sunday August 4, 2019

Enjoy the 46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair

The Nihonmachi Street Fair considers itself the original “melting pot” of street fairs.

Sunday August 25, 2019

Fold Paper at the Origami Palooza

At the 2019 Origami-Palooza & The Great Paper Airplane Contest, learn the art of origami, enter origami contests and participate in a paper airplane contest.

Duo Cosplayers from Canada Coming to the SF Anime Festival and Cosplay
Great news from the SF Anime Festival and Cosplay organizers. Two Canadian cosplayers are coming to the 2019 SF Anime Festival and Cosplay. Yume夢 and Kitsurie will be featured as the Guests of Honor at this year's festival.

Two New Groups Coming to 2019 Japan Day
New to the 2019 Japan Day are two new Japanese cultural groups. One who preserves Okinawan cultural arts from the beautiful islands of Hawaii and another with a long lineage of classical Japanese dance in Los Angeles. Check out their stories below.

Community Member Honored for 2019 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Our community is proud to announce the winner of the San Francisco Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Celebration's Second Annual Edwin Mah Lee Public Service Award to Sandy Mori.


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