Springtime means Hatsume Fair at Morikami, and we’ve got an incredible lineup planned for you this year! Take a look at what’s new in 2016 and be sure to purchase your discounted tickets today!
THE ART WALL
Express yourself with doodles and sketches, and create your own masterpieces on our colossal fan art wall by the Anime Tent!
Immortalize your cosplay look with a digital body scan and 3D printed figurine in classroom A! The future is now!
Experience exhilarating samurai performances and partake in an exclusive samurai swordfighting bootcamp with Samurai Sword Soul, brought to you straight from NYC!
JAPANESE DANCE PERFORMANCE
Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, treat yourself to a visual and sensory experience created by Japanese dancer Satomi Hirano and koto performer Yoshiko Carlton throughout the weekend.
Beyond these exciting new activities, check some other happenings offered all weekend long!
Shop an array of anime vendors and dealers under the Anime Tent and take a picture with your favorite characters roaming the festival grounds!
Shop dozens of artisan craft, plant, food, tea and koi vendors, and bring home a Hatsume souvenir!
FOR KIDS OF ALL AGES
Enjoy a hands-on taiko drumming demonstration at 11:30am each day, as well as craft activities, bean bag toss and other games!
SIP ‘N’ SAVOR
Grab an ice cold Kirin from the Beer Garden, delight in succulent sake selections from the Sake Station, and get the inside scoop from Japanese sake specialists.
Be sure to join us on Saturday, April 16 & Sunday, April 17, from 11am-6pm, and partake in all these exciting activities during Hatsume Fair!