Training: Training to become a Nisei Week Queen Candidate is a 4-month commitment.
√ There will be training practice at night at least once a week for four months typically beginning at the end of April through mid-August (coronation).
√ There will also be educational sessions an additional evening.
√ There will also be dance practices on an additional day/evening (typically on weekends).
√ Candidates will be offered cultural classes as part of the training – during the weekends.
√ Following Coronation, the Nisei Week court will spend the entire week at the DoubleTree Hotel (in Little Tokyo).
Court: Being a part of the Nisei Week court is a YEAR-LONG commitment.
√ Throughout the year, the Nisei Week Queen and Court will be invited to participate in
Events including, but not limited to:
• Annual Nisei Week visitation and trips
• Community service
• Community appearances
• Cultural events
• Nisei Week sponsor events