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Tanabata Festival @ Hillwood

July 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Tanabata, the Japanese Star Festival, celebrates the legend of Orihime, the weaver princess, and Hikoboshi, the herder, lovers separated by the Milky Way who are allowed to meet just once a year on one day during the summer months.

Hillwood and the Japan-America Society of Washington DC invite you to celebrate this festive holiday at Hillwood.

$18, $15 Senior, $12 Hillwood and JASWDC Members, $10 Student, $5 active military members, $5 Child (ages 6-18). Free for children under 6 and children of active military service members.


Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/tanabata-japanese-star-festival

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July 22, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hillwood Museum
4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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