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Sakura Matsuri: Cherry Blossom Festival

Sun May 5, 2019
12:00pm to 5:00pm
All ages
$25 (General) | $15 (Students/Seniors) | $10 (Children ages 6–12) Free for children ages 5 and under

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 will provide many exciting activities, including 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. Feel free to join in your favorite manga character costume. Admission includes all hands on workshops, but register in advance.


Charles B. Wang Center
100 Nicolls Rd
Stony Brook, 11790
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