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Join the Japanese Friendship Garden and Buddhist Temple of San Diego for the 2019 Bon Odori Festival! They are proud to continue the tradition of celebrating the circle of life together, as done each summer in Japan for generations and welcome everyone to join! For two days, you will be able enjoy a variety of merchants, engage in family friendly activities, treat yourselves to Japanese festival foods, a beer garden, a tea & dessert garden and experience cultural performances throughout each day!
On August 2nd, you’ll be able to make your own toro nagashi to either take home or set afloat at JFG and on August 3rd, the festival extends out to the Organ Pavilion at 4:00 PM where everyone will be invited to participate in the Bon Odori dance.
Hours: Fri. noon-8 p.m.; Sat. 11 a.m.-9 p.m.;