About This Festival

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Midwest Buddhist Temple|435 W Menomonee St Chicago, IL
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From the Organizer

The 63rd Annual Ginza Holiday Festival is a large Japanese cultural festival featuring skilled craftsmen from Japan demonstrating their generations-old unique crafts as well as other booths selling Asian crafts, jewelry, kimonos and dry goods. While you savor some of our famous grilled chicken teriyaki, udon, sushi, Spam musubi, Hawaiian shave ice and sweet azuki bean snow cone, you can enjoy our ongoing stage performances of taiko drumming, martial arts, Japanese dance as well as ukulele music. The temple chapel will be open for viewing and brief Dharma talks given by Rev. Ron Miyamura during stage intermissions. Please join us at the Midwest Buddhist Temple, 435 West Menomonee Street, Chicago, IL 60614 on August 10-12, 2018. Hours are 5:30pm - 9:00pm. Friday; 11:30am - 8:30pm Saturday and 11:30am - 4:30pm Sunday. A benefit donation of $5 for adults, Children under 12 will be admitted free when accompanied by an adult. For more information, please visit us online at http://www.ginzafestival.com or contact The Midwest Buddhist Temple at 312-943-7801.