Doll Festival (Girls Day)
|When:||Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 2:00pm|
|Where:||Japan Society 333 East 47th Street, New York NY 10017|
|Cost:||$12; children 2 and under FREE|
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Doll Festival (Hinamatsuri) in Japan is a time to wish for the health and future happiness of young girls.
Come see the beautiful collection of intricately decorated Hinamatsuri dolls, known as hina-ningyo, and learn about the songs, tradition and history that surrounds Hinamatsuri, a festival which celebrates the health and future happiness of young girls. After examining the hina-ningyo, try your hand at creating your very own doll during the hands-on arts and crafts portion of the event!