Opening Ceremony Remarks
|Consulate’s Information Booth|
Timed to coincide with the festival, the Japan Foundation’s traveling exhibit “Yakishime” was presented from Tuesday, April 18 to Wednesday, May 1 at the Seattle Center. Also, on Friday, April 22, Japanese language learners from local high schools displayed the results of their daily practice at the 33rd Washington State Japanese Speech and Skit Contest.
|Japan Foundation Exhibit||Japanese Speech Contest Winner|
The many participants and visitors fully enjoyed the festival, and the events brought great opportunities for them to get closer to Japanese culture.