The New Year is Japan’s most important and celebrated holiday. We ring in our 43rd annual New Year’s celebration with the tastes, sights and sounds that define the traditional Japanese New Year as well as our own.
Oshogatsu, offers entertainment and games, many surrounding the theme of each year’s Japanese zodiac – 2021 Year of the Ox
- Enjoy New Year’s traditions and games
- Taste Japanese cuisine, beer and rare, high-end sake
- Peruse unique craft, plant and tea vendors
- Experience traditional tea ceremony, open-air koto and taiko performances
Museum members and children 3 and under are admitted to the festival for FREE!