Sakura Days Japan Fair

2018-04-14 11 am - 7 pm 2018-04-15 11 am - 5 pm Location: VanDusen Botanical Garden

A family-friendly weekend celebration showcasing the cultural arts of Japan.

Celebrate Japan and Sakura with your family and friends! Enjoy this memorable cultural event showcasing Japanese vendors, food, arts and crafts, and over 50 performances. The Cherry Stage features special guest performers from Japan, Tsugaru Shamisen musician Kohei Honda and world-renowned Japanese drum player, Keita Kanezashi. They will be performing a breathtaking performance of the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival’s new original song, Cherry Blossoms For You & Me. This sing-along performance will conclude with the Japanese tradition of a Lantern Parade on Saturday for all to join. Plan ahead and come early. Be sure to arrive early to get tickets to the highly popular sake tasting and traditional Japanese tea ceremony!

Member prices are available in person only, at the Garden beginning mid-March. Please remember to bring your valid photo membership card! NOTE: VanDusen Garden is closed for this event so you will require a ticket to enter, even as a Member.

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Photo Credit: Jonathan Nicomedes