Thanks to KSBY for mentioning our Obon Festival on the website. Below is the listed information.
Hope to see you at Obon Festival this year.
SUNDAY, JULY 28
Japanese Obon Festival
11:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Veteran’s Memorial Community Center, 313 W. Tunnell St., Santa Maria
Learn about Japanese culture at this annual Buddhist observance that honors one’s ancestors. The event will feature traditional dancing, Bonsai and martial arts demonstrations, taiko drumming, Japanese food, and an arts and crafts area for kids with Origami, face painting and more.