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Sakura Festival in Leeds
December 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Have you ever wanted to visit Japan? Get an authentic taste of the food and culture of this intriguing country at this years Sakura Festival, hosted at Left Bank Leeds by a group of Japanese exchange students.
Expect to watch traditional performers such as Taiko drummers, Karate demonstrations, Japanese folk music and more. Try your hand at Japanese-style carnival games, like a shooting range and a balloon fishing game. Pose for a photograph is traditional Japanese clothing or try on modern cosplay dress up items. You can take part in a Green Tea ceremony or try some Japanese sweets and snacks, and there’ll be a Japanese chef from a popular Leeds restaurant cooking up some high-quality, authentic dishes.
Find out more via the event’s facebook page.
Please note, this event is not organised by Left Bank Leeds.