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Here is a link to my video for this past Nikkei Matsuri festival in San Jose’s Japantown.

The Nikkei Matsuri was this past Sunday in San Jose’s Japantown as well as Yu-Ai Kai’s Nihonmachi Run.  For more information about the festival and where it was located click this link www.nikkeimatsuri.org

The Festival started in 1976 with America’s Bicentennial celebration when San Jose encouraged many ethnic communities to share their culture through festivals.  The Japanese American community here decided to share their culture through food and art which developed into a successful festival and is celebrating it’s 34th year.

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I want to show support for San Francisco’s Japantown’s annual cherry blossom festival.  If you all did not know San Francisco’s 44th annual Cherry Blossom Festival is here!  The Japanese Student Association went this past weekend as a group bonding event.  The cherry blossoms are in full bloom and signal that spring is finally here even if it does not always feel like it. Read the rest of this entry »

The Japanese American Museum is one of the most interesting places to visit. After being closed for the past two years due to renovations, it is beautiful!

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