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37th Annual Japanese Festival at Missouri Botanical Garden

Now through this Monday, September 1st, experience one of the most unique and exciting cultural festivals around!

Held in honor of traditional Japanese culture, this festival features tours of the Japanese garden, special art exhibits, traditional music and dancing, a Japanese marketplace, martial arts, Japanese theatrical performances, and much more.

In addition, there will be multiple food booths and cooking demonstrations.

The festival is open 10 am to 8 pm both Saturday (8/30) and Sunday (8/31) and 10 am to 5 pm Monday (9/1).

For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit

Missouri Botanical Garden
4344 Shaw Boulevard
St. Louis, MO

$15 adults
$5 children (3-12)
$5 Garden members

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