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花見! Cherry Blossoms!

IMPORTANT~!

Rain is expected this weekend and the official event is moved to Saturday March 8th.

I will still attend this weekend and you're welcome to come stand in the rain with me.

Thanks Michael and Jay for updated information!

It's Cherry Blossom season and the Japanese Friendship Garden is having their Hanami on Saturday March 8st!

The garden is open from 10:00 AM until 04:00 PM.

Meeting Location:

Park in one of the parking lots in Balboa Park and walk to the Organ Pavillion (next to the Japanese Garden). We'll gather among the back benches on the east side of the Organ Pavillion (the side nearest to the Japanese Garden)

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  • Michael

    I felt this was a pretty good meetup event. It was good to see the Friendship Garden, cultural performances, and food.

    March 14, 2014

  • dulcimoo

    Oh yah … lots of fun!

    March 9, 2014

  • James

    So the group is walking on the path. I'll be waiting before the food area for others.

    March 8, 2014

  • Thane Christian C.

    Look for Jody or me

    March 8, 2014

  • James

    I'll be waiting by the main sign until 1030 and then I'll go inside.

    March 8, 2014

    • James

      If you're arriving after please go inside and we'll all get together inside the garden.

      March 8, 2014

  • Thane Christian C.

    We're going in James!

    March 8, 2014

  • James

    I hit some traffic so I'm a little late

    March 8, 2014

  • Shun I.

    where are you??

    March 8, 2014

    • Thane Christian C.

      I'm in the middle of the line wearing a black tea shirt and blue Hawaiian shorts

      March 8, 2014

  • Thane Christian C.

    10:00 there's a long line

    March 8, 2014

  • Jody

    I don't see anyone... so I'm standing in line

    March 8, 2014

  • James

    If you thought about coming today, don't. Even the tea store isn't open.

    March 1, 2014

  • Michael

    James, please update the date of this event to 3/8/2014.

    1 · February 25, 2014

    • James

      Thanks for the info!

      1 · February 25, 2014

    • Michael

      Glad to help.

      February 25, 2014

  • Michael

    All,

    Please note that this event was POSTPONED by 1 WEEK to 3/8/2014, most likely due to the rainy weather predicted this weekend.

    IMPORTANT NOTICE:
    CHANGE IN FESTIVAL DATE
    Sat, March 8th (10am – 4pm)

    http://www.niwa.org/9th-annual-cherry-blossom-festival

    1 · February 25, 2014

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