The Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth is hosting our 12th annual Mochitsuki New Year’s Celebration on January 15th, 2012. Bring the family to this annual festival presented by the Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth featuring Japanese New Year traditions. Performers include Kotokai Aikido, Kotomi-kai Koto Ensemble, Dallas Kiyari Daiko, Cherry Blossom Chorus, and Daffron Kids Yosakoi Dancers. Watch rice being pounded for mochi (rice cakes), a treat you can sample with various toppings (including Sendai specialty kurumi,walnut paste). There will also be cultural activities, displays, and traditional games for children. Sponsored by Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc.
DATE: Sunday, January 15th, 2012
TIME: 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
PLACE: Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc., 2801 Telecom Parkway, Richardson, TX 75082
COST: $8 for non-members, $5 for JASDFW members, $2 for children aged 6-12 yrs, FREE for children aged 5 yrs and under
An English event flyer can be found here, and a Japanese flyer can be found here.