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2022 - 13th Annual Aki Matsuri Japanese Festival Event (Japanese Culture, Bon Odori Dancing, Arts, Taiko, Performances, Music and Japanese Food)
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2023 - 24th Annual Japanese New Year's Oshogatsu Festival Event - Little Tokyo (2 Locations, 2 Days: Dec 31st & Jan 1st) Entertainment
2022 - Annual Orange County Japan Fair Event (3 Days) One of the Largest Japanese Festivals in Southern Calif. (Food, Performances & Japanese Culture)
2022 Oak Glen-Apple Season and the Most Amazing Scenic Car Drive-Pick Your Own Apples, Hay Ride, Apple Pie, Fresh Air, Apple Tasting, etc. (Aug - Nov)
2023 - Annual Orange County Cherry Blossom Festival in Huntington Beach - Cherry Blossom Trees [VIDEO] (3 Days)
2022 Los Angeles Auto Show Event - LA Convention Center (Nov 18 - Nov 27) Toyota, Honda, Lexus, Acura, Nissan, Infiniti, Mazda, Tesla..
Las Vegas CES 2023 - Consumer Electronic Show, Las Vegas Convention Center (4 Days) Products by Japan Companies: Sony, Nikon, Canon, Panasonic [Video]
2023 - The 134th Rose Parade Event Presented by Honda and 109th Rose Bowl Game will return on January 1, 2023 starting at 8am PST
2022 A Japanese Rock Garden in Traditional Japanese Style, USC Campus (Video) Landscape Composed Arrangements of Rocks..Aid for Meditating
2022 6th Annual Little Tokyo Present 'Haunted Little Tokyo Block Party 2022' - Use RSVP Form
2022 - 22nd Annual Orlando Japan Festival in Kissimmee Event - Showcasing the Japanese Culture (Music, Dance, Martial Arts, Cosplay, Booths) Sunday
2022 Studio Ghibli Fest Event - 5th Annual Studio Ghibli Fest to Experience the Wonder of 7 Beloved, Groundbreaking Animated Films

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How Old is San Jose Japantown?

Japantown San Jose has been alive for more than 126 years now.

Where is San Jose Japantown Located?

San Jose Japantown town is located north of Downtown, and it is of the most prominent Japanese landmarks in the US. The development of the town is associated with what was then Chinatown that was developed by John Heinlen, but which faded away due to the great depression.

Where is San Jose Japantown Located?

San Jose Japantown town is located north of Downtown, and it is of the most prominent Japanese landmarks in the US.

Where Can I Find the History of San Jose Japantown?

The Japanese American Museum of San Jose holds the history of the Japanese in this area.

What is the Largest Japanese Festival in San Jose Japantown?

The San Jose Buddhist Church Obon Festival is the largest Japanese festival event in San Jose Japantown.

When Did the First Japanese Immigrants Come to San Jose?

The first generation Japanese (Issei) came to Santa Clara Valley because of the large farming work around 1890.

Where Do I Park in San Jose Japantown?

On Jackson Street there is metered parking. If you park off the main street you have 2 hour parking.

Where Can You Get Fresh Manju in San Jose Japantown?

Shuei-Do Manju Shop. They bake fresh Manju daily and everything is made by hand, the old fashioned way.