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Legacy Sakura at Cherry Blossom Festival


Blessing of the Sakura on February 12

On Saturday, April 18, the Legacy Sakura will be honoured during a day of activities at the Cherry Blossom Festival ranging from musical and cultural performances to an ohanami lunch. This day will cap a week’s worth of events at Oppenheimer Park as part of the Festival.  Linda Ohama’s eagerly anticipated film Haru wa Akebono that documents the relocation of the Akebono that took place on February 12 will make its debut.  The Legacy Sakura Celebration is in collaboration with Oppenheimer Park staff and the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival.  Visit for more information on the Festival.

4月18日、日曜日には地元アーティストによる音楽演奏、発表等が遺産桜の下、お昼時に催されます。2月12日にアケボノの移植の様子の撮影を元に したリンダ オハマ監督による「春はアケボノ」の初演も予定されております。この ジャパンタウン多文化近隣祝賀会 は、バンクーバー桜祭り委員会、オッペンハイマー公園のスタッフ、我々が共に企画してきたものです。詳細は、 まで。

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