It is almost end of February. Trees on the street or in the yard of SF houses are starting to bloom. The Spring is at the corner! Let's have fun in Kimono at Japantown in a spring day. The cherry blossoms in Japantown are welcoming us.
The March Kimono Day will be on March 10. It has been two years since the earthquake and tsunami in the North East Japan. We would like to continue support the recovery in the region.
The front desk and performance place was now on the 2nd floor of Kinokuniya Building. The front desk will be in front of the Kinokuniya Book Store.
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 inJapantown. 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. Sponsors： BENIHANA、IZUMIYA、SANKO、KINOKUNIYA BOOKSTORE、ASAKICHI、TOWNHOUSE LIVING、CAFE HANA、SHIKI、NIJIYA SUPERMARKET、TAKARA RESTAURANT、ICHIBANKAN、ISOBUNE、BUSHI-TEI、BUSHI-TEI BISTRO、KISSAKO TEA、ANDERSEN、NEGISHI JEWELRY、TAN-TAN、KATSURA GARDEN、KINOKUNIYA STATIONERY & GIFT、SOU SOU、SOPHIE’S CREPES、FUJIYA COSMETICS、JAPANESE RESTAURANT SANUKI、KUSHITSURU、YAMASHO、DENTOH
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:firstname.lastname@example.org