What: Aki Matsuri (Japanese Fall Festival)
When: Saturday, September 13, 2008
11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where: Japanese Church of Christ
268 West 100 South
Salt Lake City, Utah
FREE parking! (due to the Dew Tour, you have to use 200 West to access the festival. Turn west on 100 South from 200 West... how confusing is that? Then park in the Salt Palace parking for FREE!)
Food: sushi, curry rice bowls, bento box, shave ice, teriyaki burgers and hot dogs, etc.
Entertainment: taiko drummers, Japanese dancers, martial arts, etc.
Exhibits: origami (paper folding), country store, flower arrangements, bonsai (miniature trees), calligraphy, etc.
Other: silent auction, prize baskets, kids games, etc.
The Japanese Church of Christ is a Presbyterian church which has been in the Salt Lake City community for almost 90 years.