Join Miyako Taiko for the 2019 Shinshun Matsuri!
This is one of our favorite annual events, hosted by the Japan Commerce Association of Washington, DC. There will be plenty of fun performances, cultural activities and games, lots of yummy festival food, and more. Don’t forget to have the shishi bite your head for good luck throughout the coming year!
Miyako Taiko will be kicking off the event at 11am as well as performing a full set at 12:45.
Advance tickets are available here for $8 or you can buy a ticket for $10 (cash only) at the door.
|11:00 AM||Opening Performance||Miyako Taiko|
|11:10 AM||Opening Remarks||Go Eguchi, President of JCAW
His Excellency Shinsuke Sugiyama, Ambassador of Japan to the United States
|Rachael Akiko Lipsitz, Anju Meda, Ema Nakayama, and Sofia Sanz-Kimura|
|11:35 AM||Shishimai Dance||Kevin Suzuki, MINBUZA|
|11:45 AM||Chorus||Great Falls Elementary School Japanese Immersion Program|
|12:05 PM||Chorus||WJLS Chorus Fabs|
|12:25 PM||Kids Cheer Dance||WJLS Cheerleaders|
|12:45 PM||Taiko Performance||Miyako Taiko|
|1:10 PM||Mid-event Annoucement||Japan Commerce Association|
|1:30 PM||Band Performance||JBE Band|
|1:50 PM||Kendama Performance||YOSHIHIKO & AYAKO (EOJ)|
|2:10 PM||Kendama game||Japan Commerce Association|
|2:35 PM||Chin Daiko and Ryukyu Taiko||Chino Daiko and Ryukyu Daiko Rockville|
|2:55 PM||Chorus||Japanese Choral Society of Washington|
|* Schedule is subject to change.|