Japan Festival of Greater Kansas City

2010 Greater Kansas City Japan Festival

Traditional Japanese Musical Performances
Denver Taiko, Kuniko Yamamoto (Japanese Storyteller),
Aya Uchida (Japanese Pop Singer from Japan), God of Shamisen,
Koto and Shakuhachi, J-Band, Bunraku Puppets, K-State Yosakoi Dance Troupe,
KU Okinawan Dance Troupe, Buyo Dance, Metropolitan Youth Orchestra and more
Musical Performances
Concert 1:2-4:30 P.M.     Concert 2: 5:30-8:30 P.M.
Japanese Candy Artist
Traditional Japanese Food
11 A.M. – 7 P.M.
Japanese Beer and Sake Tasting
4-7 P.M.
Traditional Japanese Snacks and Sweets
Bazaar Shopping Extravaganza
Unique Japanese craft items, Kimono, dolls and much more
10 A.M. – 8 P.M.
Samurai Armor, Kimonos, Japanese Hina Dolls, Ikebana and Bonsai
Japanese Cultural Village
Fun activities, pictures in Kimono and Samurai armor, craft shop, special performances for kids and adults
Workshops and Demonstrations – Cultural Presentations
Martial Arts
Anime & Manga
Anime and Manga Vendors
Cosplay Contest with Cash Prizes (sign up on the GKCJF website)
Want to volunteer at the GKGJF? Go to the festival website to sign up.
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