Sunday, May 5, 2013
10:00am until 5:00pm
Ichimura Miami Japanese Garden
1101 MacArthur Causeway
Watson Island, Miami Fl 33139
Free for all to attend.
Come help support the Ichimura Japanese Gardens at their Spring Festival. Chibi Pa will be sponsoring Anime Panels, Vendors and a Costume Contest as well as Daiko Drummers and other Cultural events. And it's FREE
*Kaito Brothers/Shamidaiko from Japan, will perform for the first time in the USA. The trio is comprised of a vocalist who is accompanied by two brothers who play the Shamisen. (A banjo type instrument)
*Anime Party: (Japanese animation) CHIBI PA presents a Japanese Anime Party. Featuring Anime Panels, Vendors & Costume Contest.
*Fushu Daiko Drummers will provide entertainment throughout the day.
*Children’s Corner featuring authentic Japanese games, origami, arts and crafts
*Ikebana demonstration, (Japanese Flower arrangement), by Master Mieko Kubota. Ikebana is from the Japanese ikeru, (“to place, to arrange, life, birth”) and hana (“flower”). Possible translations include “giving life to flowers” and “arranging flowers”. Ikebana dates back to the sixth century when Buddhism was introduced to Japan. Since then Ikebana International has members in 50 countries.
*Home cooking demonstration will be provided by Michiyo Ishii-Sloane
For more info go to https://www.facebook.com/events/1405...47918/?fref=ts