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  • Maple Festival - Seattle Japanese Garden: October 04, 2018

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10-4thru14-18 Maple Festival - Seattle Japanese Garden
« on: October 08, 2018, 04:32:58 PM »

Maple Festival 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018 10:00 AM 
Sunday, October 14, 2018 5:00 PM
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Join us for the breathtaking sight of maple trees in fall colors at the annual Maple Festival from Thursday, October 4th through Sunday, October 14th. This family-friendly event features nature-inspired art, maple tree scavenger hunt, live performances, and other cultural activities.
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EVENT SCHEDULE

THUR October 4

            (Free First Thursday – Free admission after 3 pm)

11 am - 1 pm Maple Scavenger Hunt & Maple Origami

3 – 4:30 pm “Maples of the Seattle Japanese Garden” Exhibit Opening Reception Samples of pressed maple specimens collected in the Seattle Japanese Garden

FRI October 5

- Self-guided Maple Tour Brochures available all day -

11 am - 1 pm Maple Scavenger Hunt & Maple Origami

SAT October 6

- Self-guided Maple Tour Brochures available all day -

11 am - 3 pm Maple Scavenger Hunt & Maple Origami

12 – 12:45 pm Taiko Performance by UW Taiko Kai

1pm / 2pm / 3pm Tea Ceremony provided by Chaboshu ($10 tickets sold separately)

SUN October 7

- Self-guided Maple Tour Brochures available all day -

11 am - 3 pm Maple Scavenger Hunt & Maple Origami

2 – 3 pm Koto Performance by Koto no WA

MON October 8

(Hours 12pm - 5pm)

- Self-guided Maple Tour Brochures available all day -

12 pm - 1 pm Maple Scavenger Hunt & Maple Origami

TUE October 9 – 11

- Self-guided Maple Tour Brochures available all day -

11 am - 1 pm Maple Scavenger Hunt & Maple Origami

FRI October 12

- Self-guided Maple Tour Brochures available all day -

11 am - 1 pm Maple Scavenger Hunt & Maple Origami

1pm / 2pm / 3pm Tea Ceremony provided by Omotesenke ($10 tickets sold separately)

SAT October 13

(Family Saturday – Free admission for youth under 12 from 10am – 2pm)

- Self-guided Maple Tour Brochures available all day -

11 am - 3 pm Maple Scavenger Hunt & Maple Origami

12 pm - 12:45 pm Taiko Performance by Kaze Daiko

1 – 3 pm Haiku Table by Michael Dylan Welch of Haiku Northwest

1pm / 2pm / 3pm Tea Ceremony provided by Urasenke Tankokai

($10 tickets sold separately)

SUN October 14

- Self-guided Maple Tour Brochures available all day -

11 am - 3:00 pm Maple Scavenger Hunt & Maple Origami

1 – 2 pm Sumi-e Demonstration by Ayan Rivera
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For tea ceremonies during the festival, please contact the gatehouse. The tickets are $10. For more information on tea ceremony, please visit: https://www.seattlejapanesegarden.org/tea-ceremony/

The Tateuchi Community Room will be open to visitors to see a special exhibit of Seattle Japanese Garden's Maple Collection made possible by dedicated volunteers and in collaboration with the University of Washington's Otis Douglas Hyde Herbarium.

The event is free with garden admission. No advance tickets are necessary. Family and Individual memberships are accepted at this event. The hours in October are Monday noon – 5pm, Tuesday to Sunday 10am -5pm.
Posted in Event, For Children, Arts, Performance
Tagged Fall, family-friendly, tea ceremony, Nature, art

 

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