The Japanese Cultural Fair is a very popular, one-day, comprehensive presentation and celebration of the many cultural gifts from Japan. This will be the twenty-sixth year for this event. This is truly a family affair and everyone is welcome to attend. Admission is free. Free parking and shuttle service will be provided to and from the County Government Center on Ocean Street.
Sponsors include: the City of Santa Cruz; Santa Cruz Sister Cities Program; Japanese American Citizens League; Aikido of Santa Cruz; Cruzio; KUSP; Nichi Bei Weekly; and Community Television. This Festival is funded in part by grants from: Cultural Council of Santa Cruz County; Alliance for California Traditional Arts; the Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County, and many donations from individuals and businesses.