Palo Alto Buddhist Temple Obon Festival

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Community Event

Aug 20184 Aug 20185
12:00p.m. - 9:30p.m.

Palo Alto Buddhist Temple
2751 Louis Road
Palo Alto, California, 94303
United States

Obon Festivals happen during summer, and they celebrate life, death, and community. It is an important part of Japanese culture, and they typically include dancing, taiko, food, games, and much more. It is a great family event.

Saturday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm
5:00pm Taiko
5:30pm Buddhist Talk and Discussion
6:30pm Burmese Dancing
7:30pm Koto Performance
9:00pm Judo Demonstration
Sunday: 12:00pm - 9:30pm
12:00pm Taiko
12:30pm Buddhist Talk and Discussion
12:30 - 3:30pm Children's activities 
1:00 pm About Yukata Dressing and More
1:30pm Taiko
2:30pm Koto Performance
3:30pm Kendo Demonstration
6:45pm Raffle Drawing
7:00pm Bon Odori Service
7:30pm Dancing

  1. Please visit Palo Alto Buddhist Temple's website for more information. 



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