Celebrating Japan’s Children’s Day: Kodomo no hi

May 6, 2012
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Enjoy Children’s Day with a theater performance introducing classic Japanese stories featuring Peach Boy (Momotaro) and festival-related song and dance. Children will taste traditional snacks (kashiwa mochi) and create their own samurai helmets (kabuto) and carp streamers (koinobori), traditional Children’s Day decorations. (Both boys and girls are welcome to participate.)

Recommended for children ages 3-10 and accompanying adults.

Part of the Open House Weekend, May 5-6, 2012.


$12/$5 Japan Society members; children ages 2 or under free.
Members may purchase tickets for family at the discounted price.

Buy Tickets Online or call the Japan Society Box Office at (212) 715-1258, Mon. – Fri. 11 am – 6 pm, Weekends 11 am – 5 pm.

  • Sunday, May 6, 2012
  • 2:00 pm