“Wish For World Peace” Interactive Art Display

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival is pleased to announce a special event where the Asian Art Museum’s booth at this year’s will focus on a “Wish for World Peace.” The booth will be an interactive art experience with local artist Rie. Festival-goers can color one of the 1,000 cranes Rie has drawn on stickers,…

Ukiyo-e at Konko

Mr. Motoi Takahashi has been creating woodblock art for over 40 years. Born in Nakajima, Matsuyama City, Japan, his early art expressed the serenity of his birthplace. Today, his art reflects the spirit of “simplicity and warmth” of traditional landscapes and contemporary ukiyo-e. Mr. Takahashi’s artwork has been exhibited throughout Japan. This is his first…

2016 Japanese Music Program

Every year the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival’s Japanese Music Program brings artists and performers from all over Japan. Each year we have some exciting artists and programs from Japan from areas like Okinawa, Osaka, Tokyo, where they perform at our stages like Peace Plaza stage, Webster Street Stage, JCCCNC and the Hotel Kabuki.

2016 Senior Appreciation Brunch

“This is one of the most important events of the Cherry Blossom Festival that pays homage to the well deserving seniors in their respective communities for all their hard work and dedication,” – Allen Okamoto. The seniors in our community have paved the way for future generations and left their mark in their communities and…