Tanabata: Japan’s Star Festival
Jul 7, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn about Japan’s famous Tanabata legend of star-crossed lovers Hikoboshi and Orihime. Before and after a 2:30 pm interactive storytelling session filled with song and dance, create paper ornaments and tanzaku wish strips to decorate the bamboo branches in Japan Society’s lobby. Festival-related food is available for purchase. Space is limited; advance ticket purchase advised.