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2023 Nishi Hongwanji Buddhist Temple Obon Summer Festival Event, Los Angeles, Japantown (Bon Odori, Taiko, Bingo, Games, Japanese Food..) 2 Days
2023 - 8th Annual 'Delicious Little Tokyo' Food History Tour Event, JANM (Educational Walking and Food Tasting Tour of Little Tokyo Japantown)
2023 JANM Annual Natsumatsuri Family Festival Event Summer Celebration (Bon Odori, Life Performers, Hula, Tea Ceremony, Taiko, Crafts, Origami..)
2023 Guadalupe Buddhist Church Annual Obon Festival (Live Taiko, Bon Odori, Teriyaki Chicken & Beff, Udon, Sushi, Bonsai Exhibit, Martial Arts..) Sun
2023 The Studio Where the Yellow Brick Road Once Wound through Munchkin Land.. - Sony Pictures Studios Tour
2023 Long Beach Buddhist Church (LBBC) Bon Odori Festival Event (Ondo Dancing, Live Taiko, Food..) Saturday
2023 Buddhist Church of Stockton Obon / Bazaar Festival Event (1 Day) Saturday
2023 Los Angeles Auto Show Event - LA Convention Center (Nov 17 - Nov 26) Toyota, Honda, Lexus, Acura, Nissan, Infiniti, Mazda, Tesla..
2023 Noguchi Museum Admission is Free (First Friday of Every Month) Advance Reservations Are Recommended
2023 - September 21: International Day of Peace (The Japanese Peace Bell - North of the Secretariat Building at United Nations Headquarters)
2023 - Annual Ekoji Buddhist Annual Summer Obon Festival Event (Bon Odori Dancing, Food, Live Taiko, Vendors, Games, Candlelight Service..) Saturday
2023 San Mateo Buddhist Temple Annual Bazaar Event (Traditional Japanese Foods, Live Taiko Performances, Crafts, Games..) (2 Days, Diff Hours)
2023 San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin Obon Bazaar-Festival (Live Taiko, Authentic Japanese Food, Entertainment & Bon Odori Dancing) JapanTown (2 Days)

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Sawtelle, West Los Angeles is one of the newest Japantowns in the United States.


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How Old is West Los Angeles Sawtelle Japantown?

Sawtelle Japantown dates to the 1910s, before that part of town was annexed by the city of Los Angeles.

Where is West Los Angeles Sawtelle Japantown?

Sawtelle Japantown runs along Sawtelle Boulevard, between Santa Monica and Olympic Boulevards.

Where is West Los Angeles Sawtelle Japantown Located?

In the city of West Los Angeles. North of Los Angeles International Airport, close to UCLA.

What is Sawtelle Blvd?

Sawtelle Blvd is the main street for Sawtelle Japantown. All the shops and restaurants are located on this street.

When Was Sawtelle Japantown Official?

Sawtelle Japantown was official in 2015.