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69th Annual Obon Dance Festival 🗓 🗺

69th Annual Obon Dance Festival Sunday, July 8 from 12:45 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Bryant Park – 42nd Street at 6th Avenue Admission: Free The New York Buddhist Church presents the 69th annual Obon Dance Festival at Bryant Park. Honor your ancestors through dance with NYBC members and performances by taiko drumming sensation Soh Daiko and the Tachibana Dance Group. In this Buddhist observance, the … Continue reading 69th Annual Obon Dance Festival 🗓 🗺

Obon Dance Festival at Bryant Park – Sunday, July 5th

On Sunday, July 5th, at Bryant Park (41st Street & 6th Avenue near the fountain) The New York Buddhist Church will hold its Annual Obon Dance Festival from 12:30 p.m. until 5:00 p.m., rain or shine. The festival will follow a combined service at 10:30am at the NYBC located at 331-332 Riverside Drive. Observed within the Buddhist faith, Obon is a time when one honors … Continue reading Obon Dance Festival at Bryant Park – Sunday, July 5th