SAN JOSE — Hinamatsuri will be celebrated on Saturday and Sunday, March 2-3, at the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, 535 N. Fifth St. in San Jose Japantown.

Hinamatsuri is a Japanese spring festival celebrated by families who have girls, wishing their daughters good health and growth. Beautifully handcrafted traditional dolls representing the emperor, empress, attendants and musicians are displayed for honor and posterity.

A doll display will be on view both days from 12 to 4 p.m. A kids’ craft workshop will be held on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Admission for kids 12 and under is free.

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