The Sakura Matsuri – Japanese Street Festival is a signature program of the Society and a staple of the National Cherry Blossom Festival. In 2018, the festival will be held on Pennsylvania Ave. Please see the official website for more information, including vendor/performer applications.
The Japan-America Society offers Japanese and English language instruction and other classes for special cultural activities such as Japanese calligraphy, yoga in Japanese, and kimono classes.
One of the Japan-America Society’s most important missions is to reach out to the next generation of young Americans and interest them in Japan and the world beyond our shores.
The Japan-America Society of Washington DC presents a number of signature programs throughout the year. Our signature programs are those of national significance including the Sakura Matsuri and the Japan Bowl®.