SAN FRANCISCO — Japantown Chounaikai is hosting the fourth annual Osaka Matsuri in San Francisco Japantown, Post and Buchanan streets, on Saturday, Sept. 28, from 12 to 5 p.m.
Come and experience the culture of Osaka, San Francisco’s sister city in Japan, through dance, music, and food.
12:00 p.m.: 渦丸 Uzumaru and Ito Yosakoi 糸よさこい
12:40 p.m.: Opening ceremony
1:00 p.m.: Kyle Abbott
1:40 p.m.: Northern California Cherry Blossom Queen Program
1:50 p.m.: Mr. Osaka Contest
2:35 p.m.: Yamasho All Stars
3:30 p.m.: Michiya and Michisuya Hanayagi Japanese Dance Group (Nihon Buyou)
3:50 p.m.: San Francisco Awakko-ren (Awa Odori)
4:15 p.m.: Kawachi Ondo (led by Awakko-ren)
4:30 p.m.: Bon Odori (led by Michisuya Hanayagi)
4:50 p.m.: Closing ceremony
For more information, go to: https://www.facebook.com/OsakaMatsuriSF/