Sakura Matsuri: Cherry Blossom Festival

Sun Apr 21, 2024
12:00pm to 5:00pm ET
Age: All ages
Price: $30 (General) $20 (Students/Seniors) $10 (Children ages 6–12) Free for children ages 5 and under
Charles B. Wang Center

Welcome spring to Long Island with the blooming of sakura (cherry blossoms), the sounds of taiko drums, and a wondrous array of Japanese cultural exhibits at the Wang Center.

The Wang Center provides activities, including Koto plays, Japanese traditional dances, martial arts demonstrations, calligraphy workshops, ikebana flower arrangement, tea workshops, manga drawing, origami paper folding, kimono dress-ups, and cosplay (costumed role-play of a Japanese manga character) for all-ages. 

Attendees are encouraged to wear their favorite manga character costume.

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.