Date(s) - 01/07/2018
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Japanese American National Museum
100 N. Central Ave.
Los Angeles, CA, 90012
Welcome the Year of the Dog with crafts, food, cultural activities, and performances! Highlights at this free annual celebration of the new year includes traditional mochitsuki (Japanese rice pounding ritual), a Kodama Taiko performance, lucky zaru soba (cold buckwheat noodles), candy sculptures by Shan the Candyman, origami, coloring activities, and souvenir photos by Nerdbot Photo Booth. Visitors can also view the Museum’s current exhibitions: “Transpacific Borderlands: The Art of Japanese Diaspora in Lima, Los Angeles, Mexico City and Sao Paulo” and “Common Ground: The Heart of Community.”