Otsukimi Moon Viewing Festival at Klyde Warren Park
WHEN: Sat Nov 04 2017 6:30 pm — 9:30 pm
WHERE: Klyde Warren Park - View Google Map
Celebrate the full autumn moon at Klyde Warren Park with a picnic under the stars.
Enjoy Japanese music and dance performances, along with sky-gazing and moon activities with the Texas Astronomical Society. Meet and greet local rabbits that are up for adoption with Texas Rustlers Rescue. Participate in traditional Japanese art forms including calligraphy, tea ceremony, ikebana, and haiku poetry.
- Voices of Change performs Yuko Uebayashi’s Suite for Flute & Cello
- Helen Blackburn, flute; Kari Kettering, cello
- Dallas Kiyari Daiko – Taiko drummers
- Stan “Kakudo” Richardson/Mujuan Dojo – Shakuhachi
- Dallas Miyagi Ryū No Shokai – Okinawan dance
***Due to this week’s weather forecast, we have postponed our annual Otsukimi festival to the next full moon on Saturday, November 4th. Please stay tuned for the final schedule as we reconfirm our performers, activities, and vendors. If you have pre-ordered a bento box, we will transfer your purchase over to the new date. If for any reason you need to cancel your order, please contact Daniela Cruz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pre-order your bento box made by Niwa Japanese BBQ and Monkey King Noodle Company! Deadline is Thursday, November 2nd.
Bento Box (Chicken) $20 – Grilled Chicken in a Sweet Soy Ginger Sauce, Rice with Furikake, Sunomono (pickled cucumber, hijiki, and sesame seeds) Salad, Japanese-Style Potato Salad with Kurobuta Sausage, Matcha Green Tea Cookie
Bento Box (Veggie) $20 – Slow Braised Shiitake Mushroom, Rice with Furikake, Sunomono (pickled cucumber, hijiki, and sesame seeds) Salad, Japanese-Style Potato Salad, Matcha Green Tea Cookie
Add a Matcha Lemonade to your order for $5. Yakitori Skewers will be available for purchase onsite.
Presented in partnership with the Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth.