Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival

Monday, January 18, 2016. 12:00 pm

Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival

Monday, January 18, 2016. 12:00 pm

Come ring in The Year of the Monkey with us, Japanese style in Downtown Brooklyn!

The sound of taiko drums and traditional New Year’s dances will shake your body+soul awake and the mouth-watering selection of Japanese food by Café Zaiya will nourish you inside out! Family crafts, traditional calligraphy and New Year’s games will be available for all. The Roulette bar will be open for those 21+ looking to add a little buzz to their afternoon.

Entertainment includes Kaoru Watanabe Taiko Center, Giant Calligraphy performance by Taisan Tanaka, Japanese Traditional Dance Performance, Kendama Battle, Mochi pounding, etc.

One adult or kids entry ticket gets you all the shows, mochi-pounding, arts+crafts & games. Come celebrate with us!

  • Date: January 18, Monday (MLK Day)
  • Time: 12pm – 5pm
  • Venue: Roulette (http://www.roulette.org)
  • Address: 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217
  • Ticket Price: Free for children under 2

Advance: Adults (21+) $15 adult/kids $8
Door: 
$18/$10

For detail and tickets to the festival please go to: www.bjafa.org