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Tanabata: Japan’s Star Festival

Japan's Star Festival- Tanabata

Jul 7, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Japan Society
333 East 47th Street Midtown
New York, New York

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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.