Lantern Festival at Morikami by Michael Cummins, Fri 8 Jul '16

Date of Event: Sat 15 Oct '16

Japanese folk-dancing, drumming, the Ennichi street fair and iconic lantern floating ceremony in a fall festival in the spirit of Obon – Japan's summer homage to ancestors who return for a brief visit to the living.

Festival opens for members and the general public at 3pm, the museum and gardens will be closed prior to 2pm.