San Francisco Kimono Day

San Francisco Japantown Kimono Day

The 6th Millbrae Japanese Culture Festival


The 6th Millbrae Japanese Culture Festival will be held on Sunday, October 2, 2011.

On stage, there will be a variety of performances including Koto (Japanese harp), Kyudo (Japanese archery), Japanese dance, Judo, Okinawan dance & taiko, Folk dance & songs, Sailor Moon show and more!!

There are activities for children, too. They are story time, fishing game, experience of calligraphy and origami and more!!

Popular Japanese sweet rice pounding (Mochi pounding) is also fun. The fresh mochi will be served to everybody for FREE.

You can also enjoy Bonsai, tea ceremony and Ikebana demonstrations. And variety of food booth and vendors.

The location of the Festival is 1 Library Avenue, Millbrae, CA 94030. It is in 10-minutes walk from BART Millbrae station. We also have FREE parking space in front of the site of the Festival.

For more information, please go to
Millbrae JCF website
Let's go to Millbrae Japanese Culture Festival wearing your KIMONO!


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The 17th Japantown Kimono Day

Date:Sept. 11th from 10:00am

Please contact for details: kimonoday@yahoo.com

We hope you had a great summer. September has come with lots of sunshine! In the sun, you can enjoy wearing Yukata on this Kimono day. Let's make another fun day at Japantown!

There are no special rules. All you do is to put a beautiful kimono of yours (or ours to those who rent) and have a good time in Japantown. So, just come join us!

- We welcome persons who would like to enjoy themselves in kimono.

- We help you put on a kimono if you don’t know how to. ($45/person)

- You can select a kimono from a wide range of our kimono collection. (from $30/kimono)

- For both kimono rental and help of putting on a kimono, you get up to 20% off.

- We have kimonos available for men as well.

Japantown businesses and restaurants support our Kimono Day.

For customers in kimono, Japantown shops and restaurants will have a gift.


Please register with us in advance.

Please let us know, by email, if you would like to join us for Kimono day. We’ll give you detailed information. If you need help with putting on a kimono and/or you need to rent a kimono, send us an email in advance. For more information: kimonoday@yahoo.com


“Japantown Kimono Day” Committee:  kimonoday@yahoo.com 415-307-9514

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