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Anime-JapanThe City's relaunched Anime Film and Japanese Culture Festival is set for Saturday, June 10, from noon to 7:00 p.m. at the Sunrise Civic Center (10610 West Oakland Park Boulevard). Attend our free Festival and enjoy:
  • Two family-friendly animated movies, the Studio Ghibli classics “My Neighbor Totoro” and “Ponyo;” 
  • demonstrations of origami, calligraphy art, bonsai, and more; 
  • a cosplay contest organized by Nintendo fandom legends the 3000 Brigade; and 
  • the Art Gallery opening of “Anime-Japan,” featuring the vivid and playful artwork of Carlos Aleman, a Sunrise-based writer, painter, illustrator, and digital designer. 
Consider staying for our event’s grand finale – a Yoshiko Taiko Dojo taiko drumming performance at 7:00 p.m. in the Civic Center Theatre. Reserved seating tickets are $18 for adults and $10 for children.

The Anime Film and Japanese Culture Festival is presented in collaboration with Tate's Comics of Lauderhill. Call (954) 747-4646 for event information, to purchase tickets to the taiko show, or to request a retail vendor application.
Last updated: 5/24/2017 1:48:27 PM