Past Events Archive

2019 Osaka Matsuri

September 28, 2019
When – Saturday, September 28, 2019
Where – Japantown Peace Plaza
Cost: Free
Join us at the 4th Annual Osaka Matsuri in San Francisco Japantown’s Peace Plaza on Saturday, September 28th, 2019 from 12 pm to 5 pm to celebrate the food and music of Osaka.  We will have food booths selling Osaka’s famous okonomiyaki and takoyaki.  We will also have various forms of entertainment including dancing, shamisen, a “Mr. Osaka” contest, and Osaka artist Masanori Takumi. To provide a more festive atmosphere, “Kimono Day” will also be renting out yukata (Japanese festival attire) for free.  Festival guests include: Yamasho-kai, Hanayagi Japanese Dance Studio, Awakko Ren,  Kyle Abbott, Ito Yosakoi, and Uzumaru Yosakoi!!!  The event is being sponsored by: Yamasho Japanese Restaurant, San Francisco-Osaka Sister City Association, Japan Center Garage Corporation, T. Okamoto & Co, Japantown Community Benefit District, Japantown Task Force, Japanese Chamber of Commerce of Northern California, and JINS Eyewear.
When: 12PM-5PM
Where: Japantown Peace Plaza
Cost: FREE