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Cherry Blossom Festival
Join us for our 2019 Sakura Matsuri at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens! Stay tuned for our performance lineup and a full list of guests, but here are just some of those joining us this year:
Alabama Bonsai Society
Alabama Multicultural Organization
Birmingham Quilter’s Guild
Birmingham Shinkendo Japanese Swordsmanship Group
Birmingham Urasenke Association
Briarwood Japanese Church
Consul General of Japan
Daikin America Taiko Drum Team
No admission charge.
10:00-10:30 OPENING CEREMONY
10:45- 11:30 BRIARWOOD JAPANESE CHILDREN’S CLUB PERFORMANCE
11:30 – 12:15 DAIKIN AMERICA TAIKO PERFORMANCE
12:30 – 1:00 BIRMINGHAM SHINKENDO DEMONSTRATION
1:00 – 1:30 DAIKIN AMERICA TAIKO PERFORMANCE
1:30 – 2:15 SHAKUHACHI PERFORMANCE
2:30- 3:15 A.C.T. DEFENSE BUJINKAN BUDO TAIJUTSU DEMONSTRATION
3:30-4:00 CLOSING REMARKS
Parking will be available at the Birmingham Zoo as well as the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, but as was the case in previous years it will be limited. We encourage you to carpool!
2612 Lane Park Road, Birmingham, AL 35223