We will have every exciting events in Little Tokyo in August.
Nessei Week August 15 - 23.
TANABATA MATSURI: 8/14~16
Nebuta Festival: 8/16 7:00pm ~
One of the best events will be Nebuta Festival on Sunday, August 16.
Nebuta is one of the biggest festival in Japan which is held in Aomori city every August. There are so many huge floats with lantern decoration, dancers named "Haneto" and Japanese unique music.Nebuta float was huge (17 ft high) float, which was designed in the shape of Samurai Warrior and was decorated with over 600 lights.
Nebuta first appeared in mainland U.S. was 2007. Please check the video of Nebuta 2007.
At Shojin, we hope you can enjoy the Nissei Week events as well as our healthy and delicious summer meals. So we extend our business hours on the weekend as follows:
Come on to Little Tokyo and enjoy Japanese traditional summer festival!