Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival 2016



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Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival 2016

Monday, January 18 from noon until 5:00 p.m.

Roulette – 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn

Tickets: (In Advance) $15/$8 children/ Free for children under 2
(At the Door) $18/$10

The Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association (BJAFA) will celebrate the year of the monkey Japanese style with mochitsuki, family crafts, traditional calligraphy, and New Year’s games. Entertainment includes the Kaoru Watanabe Taiko Center, a giant calligraphy performance by Taisan Tanaka, Japanese traditional dance, a Kendama Battle, and more. Enjoy a mouth-watering selection of Japanese food by Café Zaiya and alcohol for 21 and over at the Roulette bar.

For more information and to purchase advance tickets, please visit BJAFA’s website.