Bunka no Hi – Culture Day Schedule



Thank you for your interest in Bunka no Hi, our Culture Day Festival on November 1 from 11am to 5pm

This information was last updated November 2nd. The schedule is subject to change without notice –予定は変わることがあります。 

We deeply appreciate your continued support!  Please share this with your friends and family and we’ll see you all soon!


This year’s Bunka no Hi – Culture day is Sunday, November 6 from 11 am to 5 pm

Click here for the 2016 schedule of activities and performers!



**Don’t forget that daylight savings ends on 11/6, so turn your clocks back an hour**

The schedule is subject to change without notice –予定は変わることがあります。


2016Bunka no Hi Schedule
All Day Programming
11:30 AMTaiko DojoSeattle Seido KarateKarate demonstrationConference RoomsMuckleshootRegalia exhibit & Weaving demonstration
1:00 PMTaiko DojoMuckleshootLanguage LessonConference RoomsKimono ArtKimono exhibit
2:00 PMTaiko DojoMuckleshootLanguage LessonConference RoomsJCCCWKimono paper doll making
12:00 PMBig DojoMuckleshootSong and danceRoom 201JCCCWOrigami & Kirigami
12:45 PMBig DojoKaze DaikoTaiko PerformanceRoom 202MuckleshootTea sampling, mini canoe paddle making
1:30 PMBig DojoBudokan Judo DojoJudo demonstrationRoom 203JCCCWInfo & activity
2:15 PMBig DojoGuest PanelTalk on Parallels in the Auburn AreaRoom 203JLSInfo & activity
3:30 PMBig DojoKabuki AcademyClassical Japanese danceRoom 203NW Nikkei MuseumJapanese Basket exhibit
1:30 PMRoom 205JCCCWPuppet show – ERoom 204EveryoneEating area
2:30 PMRoom 205JCCCWPuppet show – JRoom 206Consulate GeneralFuroshiki Workshop
3:00 PMRoom 205JCCCWPuppet show – ERoom 206Hyogo Business & Cultural CenterInfo & activity
1:20 PMGalleryTakemura Chado KyoushitsuTea CeremonyResource CenterJCCCWConcierge Station
2:30 PMGalleryTakemura Chado KyoushitsuTea CeremonyKitchen 1Hurry Curry of Tokyo in SeattleFood for purchase
Kitchen 2Community Bake SaleFood for purchase
Building 3Nikkei Bunko LibraryLibrary open
Building 3HosekibakoStore open
AlleywayGourmet Dog Japon & Sushi Burrito GaburriFood for purchase