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Sakura Picnic at Botanical Gardens

Hosted by the Consul of the Budapest Outdoor Activities Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Sat 13 Apr 11:00 - 17:00

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The highly successful Sakura (Cherry Blossom) Festival, inspired by the Japanese Ohanami, is held each year at Fűvészkert Botanical Gardens (Budapest, 8th district).

Bring a picnic blanket/snacks/ drinks to share, relax and enjoy the gardens, much like they do in Japan, while surrounded by gorgeous cherry blossoms. Discover Japanese culture at accompanying events:

Go Education - PaGoda Go Association
Masaka Japanese language club- Japanese language lessons
Hungarian Anime Society -Manga (Japanese comics) viewable selection and drawing workshop
Shogi (Japanese chess) session
Japanspecialist stand sessions
Japanese Stuff stand: ORIGAMI

12:00 Embroidery Workshop – Blossoming cherry tree embroidery (registration at Protected content
Japanese traditional music performance: Tünde Bakos - koto, Dávid Komorowicz - koto, Viktor Pócsik - alto flute
12:30 IKEBANA workshop (registration at Protected content
13:00 Japanese armour demonstration, interactive lecture
14:00 Sakura ensemble playing Japanese melodies on traditional Japanese instruments
14:00/17:00 Kagami-ryu weapons exhibition (guided tour)
15:30 Mindeulle, a performance by the Hungarian gayageum orchestra
16:00 Hokushin Itto Ryu Hyoho - authentic Japanese swordsmanship-kenjutsu demonstration

Lots of ppl, you can go also earlier to find places. Buy your ticket online up to the weather forecast. OUR event will be cancelled in rainy weather.