The 7th annual Japan Day Festival in New York’s Central Park (May 12, 2013) commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the cherry trees given by Japan to the United States as a symbol of enduring cross-cultural friendship. This year’s festival starts off with a 4 mile run, followed by a kids run, stage performances, food booths, and activity tents. Last year over 30,000 people enjoyed participating in the run and festival.
WHAT: Japan Day @ Central Park free admission. More info at: www.japandaynyc.org.
WHEN: Sunday May 12, 2013, 8am – 4:30pm.
WHERE: Naumburg Bandshell, Central Park, New York, NY (main entrance for the Festival will be at 69th Street and 5th Avenue.)