August 6, 2011 · 2:00 PM
Mitsuwa's Obon festival is August 6th.
Dance practice is scheduled in the Mitsuwa ballroom (way in the back, near the frozen foods) from 7-8pm for the following dates: 7/27, 7/29, 8/3, 8/5.
And they actually posted some more information on the website!
The season that fireworks adorn the night sky has come!
The most nostalgic, enjoyable event of year will come to Mitsuwa Marketplace.
"Water Balloons Scooping", "Japanese Toys", "Shooting Game", "Basketball Shooting",
"Mini Golf" and much more fun!
You surely could go back to your childhood. Let’s soak in the fun atmosphere of being kid again with your children.
Also, there will be full array of “Yatai”(food stands) to fill your empty stomach with a lot of tasty foods. Popular Japanese foods will be waiting for you.
* Game Booths, Food Booths may vary.
< Chicago Store > 8/6(Sat)
2:00pm Festival Open
3:00pm Japanese Drum Performance by Tsukasa Taiko
3:30pm Okinawa Music & Dance by Okinawakenjinkai
4:30pm Japanese Drum Performance by Tsukasa Taiko
5:00pm Karate Performance by Shidokan
5:30pm Yoko Noge's Japanesque (Special Live)
7:00pm Bon Dance Part 1
8:00pm Bon Dance Part 2