Doll Festival (Girls’ Day): Hinamatsuri

March 4, 2012
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Doll Festival (Hinamatsuri) in Japan is a time to wish for the health and future happiness of young girls. Educator Michiyo Kigawa introduces Hinamatsuri through song, dance and storytelling. Children are invited to taste festival-related snacks and drinks and help decorate ceremonial dolls (hina-ningyo)! Children and families will create a variety of hina dolls to take home. (Boys are welcome to participate.)

Recommended for children ages 3-10 and accompanying adults.


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

This event is SOLD OUT.
To register for the wait list, please sign up at Japan Society one hour before the event.

  • Sunday, March 4, 2012
  • 2:00 pm