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2018 Nisei Week Japanese Festival

Updated June 4, 2018. Dates and times subject to change.

July 15 (Sun) 

  • Nisei Week Japanese Festival Opening Ceremony (Invitation only)*

July 28 (Sat)  

  • Baby Show – Centenary United Methodist Church, 9 am – 3 pm*

August 11 (Sat) 

  • Nisei Week Japanese Festival/JACCC Plaza Festival
  • Golden Circle Dinner – Double Tree by Hilton, 4:30 pm (Dinner)
  • Coronation – Aratani Theatre, 7 pm*

August 12 (Sun)

August 13 (Mon)

  • Awards Dinner – Double Tree by Hilton, 6 pm*

August 15 (Wed)

  • Pioneer Luncheon – Double Tree by Hilton, 11:30 am*

August 18 (Sat)

August 19 (Sun)

  • Nisei Week Japanese Festival/JACCC Plaza Festival
  • Ondo Public Street Dancing – 1st Street, 4 pm
  • Closing Ceremony – 1st Street, following Ondo

*Fees and/or registration required.


Events are mostly held at the following locations, unless otherwise noted:

– Japanese American National Museum (JANM)
100 N. Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012

– Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC)
244 S. San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

– Centenary United Methodist Church
300 S. Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90013

– DoubleTree by Hilton
120 S. Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012