March 13, 2019

3rd Annual Sakura Festival リッチモンド市主催第3回桜祭り

Place:   Garry Point Park, 12011 Seventh Avenue, Richmond, BC
Date:    April 7 (Sunday), 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Attractions: Japanese Dancing, Tea ceremony, Calligraphy, Bonsai display,
Kimono Wearing by Japanese School, Japanese Bento, etc.

Garry Point Parkに、2000年から和歌山県人会により毎年植え続けられてきた



Sakura trees (a variety called Akebono) have been planted
by Wakayama Kenjin –kai in Garry Point Park since 2000.
By this year, total of 256 Akebono Sakura tress have been planted
and the 3rd annual Sakura Festival sponsored by
City of Richmond will be held on April 7.

The Japanese School will participate in this celebration doing
“Kimono Dressing” in Kimono Tent and Origami in Kids’ Tent.

We’d like to invite the students, parents and families to this
“Hanami” event and hope everyone will enjoy a spring day in the park