Stream the full festival

2020 Virtual Festival day one, Saturday, April 18th, also available on the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival YouTube Channel.

2020 Virtual Festival day two, Sunday, April 19th, also available on the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival YouTube Channel.

Saturday, April 18th

12:00 – 12:10 PMGreeting from the General Co-Chairs
Greeting from the Consul General of Japan
Greeting from the President of the Japanese Chamber of Commerce of Northern California
Welcome Greetings
12:10 – 12:30 PM2019 Northern California Cherry Blossom Queen CourtInterview of the 2019 Queen & Court
12:30 – 1 PMKagami KaiMochi Making and Taiko
1:00 – 1:30 PMRev. KawahatsuCalligraphy
1:30 – 2 PMLinda MiharaOrigami
2:00-2:15 PMJeremy, Daisy, and Lily EllisGolden Gate Akita Club interview
2:15-2:30 PMElliot KallenShakuhachi and history
2:30 – 3:00 PMWesley UeuntenOkinawan songs
3:00 – 3:30 PMTanchou NishikawaNishikawa Ryu Japanese classical dance
3:30 – 4:00 PMUnitMK – Kyle Abbott and Su BunjaminShamisen
4:00 – 4:15 PMTom HelmNorthern California Japanese Sword Club
4:15 – 4:30 PMMari Tsukino
Yamasho-kai
Soko Taru Mikoshi Ren
Saturday Virtual Schedule

Sunday, April 19th

12:00 – 12:30 PMLarry TiscorniaWagashi Making – Japanese Sweets
12:30 – 1 PMChie Kwon & Steve Treagus of TokiāˆžMonoOriginal music
1:00 – 1:30 PMHitoko HaiwaraChanoyu (hot water for tea)
1:30 – 2 PMKazanami Yosakoi Dance ShowcaseYosakoi dance
2:00 – 2:30 PMSamuel TanBonsai
2:30 – 3 PMKenji and Saori Takahashithe sound project
3:00 – 3:30 PMMasayuki KogaShakuhachi
3:30 – 3:45 PMEmari-oh NishikawaNishikawa Ryu
3:45 – 4:00 PMMelody TakataGenRyu Arts
4:00 – 4:15 PMPlaylist BandWebster St Stage Performer
4:15 – 4:30 PMPre-recorded Performances
Sunday Virtual Schedule