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Tanabata: A Japanese Celebration

August 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Presented By: Franklin Park Performing & Visual Arts Center

August 5, 2018


Franklin Park Performing & Visual Arts Center

36441 Blueridge View Ln
Purcellville, VA 20132

Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Price: $10/person or $35/family (4 or more) Pay at Door


(All ages) Celebrate this traditional festival with song, origami, story-telling and a planetarium show. Hiroya Tsukamoto, a one-of-a-kind composer, guitarist and singer-songwriter from Kyoto, Japan, will perform in the lobby while guests dress in kimonos and try origami. After a short break for tea and egg rolls, guests will enjoy a planetarium show in the theater that explains the astrological story tied to this celebration. Then everyone will go to the Franklin Park pond to release floating lanterns. A peaceful, magical and cultural evening for all generations.


August 5, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm