|Monday February 27, 2017|
No events happening in February
Wednesday March 28, 2018
JAPAN CENTER 50TH ANNIVERSARY CEREMONYOn March 28, exactly 50 years ago, the Japan Center was officially opened. We invite you to join us for a special ceremony to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Japan Center and honor Japantown’s pioneering business community.
Saturday April 14, 2018
Sunday April 15, 2018
Saturday April 21, 2018
Sunday April 22, 2018
51st Annual Northern California Cherry Blossom FestivalThe executive committee of the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival has announced its dates for this year’s festival – April 14, 15 & April 21, 22 and is free to the public. The Grand Parade will be on April 22 starting from SF Civic Center and ending in Japantown. The first Cherry Blossom Festival took place […]
Saturday May 5, 2018
Kodomo No Hi – Children’s Day FestivalIn partnership with the Japanese Cultural & Community Center of Northern California (JCCCNC), this traditional youth celebration will feature traditional Japanese performances, mochi pounding, youth art contests, arts and crafts, activities, games, bouncy house and more. When: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM Where: Japantown Peace Plaza Cost: Free
Saturday June 2, 2018
Sunday June 3, 2018
Buchanan Mall CelebrationA 50th Anniversary Celebration on the Buchanan Mall. Come enjoy a full day of live music, dance and cultural performances.
Saturday June 30, 2018
Soy and Tofu FestivalCome discover the joy of soy at the eighth annual Northern California Soy and Tofu Festival! A fundraiser for the Nichi Bei Foundation, to support the publication of the Nichi Bei Weekly.
|What is Oshogatsu and why is it important to the Japanese|
The most important Japanese Holiday of the year is New Year or Oshogatsu (正月). It has the same resonance as Christmas for the Christians faith: a time for celebration, spiritual communion and being with family. The New Year is a great opportunity to celebrate the religious aspect in Japanese culture as well as eat great […]
|Japan Center Malls’ 2018 Holiday Gift Guide|
|Meet the Designer of the New Japan Center Garage Logo|
Please meet Lauren Lee, the designer selected by the Japan Center Garage Corporation, who designed the new branding logo for the Japan Center Garage Corporation. Her design embodied the spirit and the feel of what the Japan Center Garage Corporation wanted in a new refreshed look. We sat down with Lauren and asked […]