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2019 Nishi Hongwanji Buddhist Temple Obon Summer Festival - Los Angeles (2 days) - Live Taiko, Bingo, Games, Delicious Japanese Food, Farmers Mkt.. Newly Listed

Date: Saturday, 13 July, 2019       Time: 2:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Nishi Hongwanji Buddhist Temple - LA Betsuin
815 First Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone: (213) 680-9130
Website: Click to Visit

Nishi Hongwanji Los Angeles Obon Festival features Bon Odori (folk dancing), live music and Taiko, flowers, carnival games, martial arts demonstrations, cultural exhibits, and drinks/delicious food, tea ceremony, doll exhibit, bingo. This is one of the largest Festivals in the Los Angeles area. 

There will be a lot of food booths and games for the kids.

Stage Entertainment: Taiko, folk dance, music.

Public invited to participate.

Festival Obon Dates
July 13 - 14, 2019

Festival Obon Times
Sat: 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm 
Sun: 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Bon Odori Start 
Sat: 7:00 pm
Sun: 6:30 pm

Saturday: After-hour dance with Live Band.

Street parking is usually going to be a problem, look to use surround parking lots.
If you plan to dance, please go early because it will be difficult to find parking. 


Bon Odori Dance Practice Schedule
Practices Times: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Odori Dates: June 
Practice Location: Northwest parking lot.


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Event Location
Nishi Hongwanji Buddhist Temple, 815 First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Event Title
Nishi Hongwanji Buddhist Temple Obon Summer Festival - Los Angeles (2 days) - Live Taiko, Bingo, Games, Delicious Japanese Food, Farmers Market


Saturday, 13 July, 2019

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Phone: (213) 680-9130
Website: Click to Visit


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