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Obonfest 2013

August 3, 2013 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 a Japanese traditional summer festival hosted by the Oregon Buddhist Temple.

 

TIME/DATE: August 3, 2013  3pm-9pm

 

LOCATION:  Oregon Buddhist Temple

3720 SE 34th Ave

Portland, OR 97202

 

Obonfest is a traditional summer Japanese festival. Its attendees are young and old, from all cultural backgrounds. Rich local and international tradition – it is an event that is accessible to all attendees through lively community dance, Taiko performances, raffles, and delicious Japanese food. Adults over 21 can enjoy a beer or sake and watch the dancers who celebrate their ancestors as well as the life that has been passed to them.

Free bon odori dance classes are provided at the Oregon Buddhist Temple in July to prepare attendees for the fun. All are welcome. Please see the website for more participation details and photos of last year’s event.

 

 

Website: http://www.oregonbuddhisttemple.com

 

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August 3, 2013 3:00 pm
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August 3, 2013 9:00 pm
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