Cherry Blossom Festival
BEST BETDATE: June 22 2013, 12:00 PM to June 23 2013, 5:00 PMCost:Free.CATEGORY: Special EventsVENUE INFORMATION:Sakura Square19th and Lawrence streetsDenver, CO 80202
The heightening drumroll and hanging lanterns will lead to you this cultural jubilation of Japanese American culture. Explore traditional folk art including Raku pottery and paintings from local artist Joe Molina, textiles from Issui Design, and a collection of early-20th-century vintage kimonos. Check out the illusion and Japanese folklore storytelling performance from magician Gregg Tobo. Enlighten your tastebuds at you sip sake and dip your chopsticks into a beef bowl, somen (a cold noodle bowl), or manju (a sweet-bean filled dessert). Sat 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun 11 a.m.-4 p.m.