Matsuri! Japanese Arts Festival virtual event
The eleventh Annual Matsuri! Japanese Arts Festival will be held May 15 from 6:30-8:30 p.m., virtually via Zoom. This showcase of traditional Japanese dance, music, and cultural presentations features artists including Shakuhachi Grand Master Riley Lee from Australia, along with the DeLeon Judo Club, Bay Area Miyake, and many more. The Sonoma County Matsuri Festival is a nonprofit organization based in Santa Rosa whose mission is to promote Japanese arts and culture by providing educational opportunities to the greater Bay Area. Since its first event in 2010, Matsuri! has become a signature cultural festival in Northern California. Registration for this event is free.