Japanese American Community Events
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Buddhist Church of San Francisco
1881 Pine St., S.F.
Obon and Hatsu-Bon service: Sun., July 15 at 10 a.m.
Ginza Bazaar: Sat., July 21 from noon to 8 p.m. and Sun., July 22 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Bon Odori at Sun., July 22, from 1 to 3 p.m.
Kendo, tea ceremony, ukulele, taiko at Bon Odori intermission, bingo, children’s games, hibachi tofu (vegetarian), gyoza, chirashi zushi, udon, beef curry, Daruma Dogs (hot dogs with various Asian toppings)
Bon Odori practice: Every Mon., Wed. and Fri. starting on June 25 to July 13 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the gymnasium. No practice on Wed., July 4. Entrance on Octavia St.
Since: 1938; 200 to 250 dancers