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Children’s Day: Kodomo No Hi

Japan Society
May 05 | Sun | 12:30pm | $18
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Children’s Day: Kodomo No Hi at Japan Society
Get ready to celebrate Children’s Day! Hang up your koinobori (carp streamers), don your kabuto (samurai helmet) and join us for Japan’s special holiday where all children are stars and their happiness takes center stage. Enjoy the captivating tale of Momotaro (Peach Boy) through a thrilling theatrical performance filled with storytelling, music, dance, and lots of audience participation. Continue the adventure with fun and traditional Kodomo no Hi activities like posing for pictures with life-sized samurai armor displays, carp streamer making, samurai helmet origami and more! Don’t miss out on this unforgettable celebration of childhood and tradition!

Japanese boxed lunches and snacks will be available for purchase on-site from BentOn. An inside picnic area is provided for eating.

Venue: Japan Society

333 East 47th St Map