2021 Japan Fall Festival - JASGA's 15th Annual Aki Matsuri in Austin TX

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Join us to celebrate the 15th Aki Matsuri - Japan Fall Festival in Austin and Cetral Texas!

Japanese culture, performance, fashion, dance, music, food & more -- Traditional and Contemporary  -- Come Join Us and Have Fun!

2021 Austin Aki Matsuri 秋祭り
JASGA's 15th Annual Japan Fall Festival

Taiko drums, traditional musical instruments, Japanese classical buyo dance and festive dance,  Japanese Budo martial arts, Japanese cosplay contest -- all this will bring the esthetic gifts of Japanese culture to Austin and Central Texas during the 2021 Japan Fall Festival, JASGA's 15th Aki Matsuri.

Visitors will enjoy a range of Japanese food and sweets, a drink sampler, Japanese arts & games, anime goods, yukata photo booth, hands-on calligraphy and origami, and Japanese traditional & contemporary entertainment and music performance. In addition, there will be a Silent Auction for items such as airline mileage award travel & ticket to Japan, restaurants and massage/spa gift certificates, Japanese arts collections, books, anime & festive goods, games, kimono, yukata, obi sash, geta, accessories, door prizes, give away gifts, and much more!

Those who wear trendy Japanese fashions such as Tokyo street fashion, lolīta fashion, cosplay, and yukata and kimono participants are always welcome!  You may have a chance to win for a cosply fashion contest prize. Be a 2021 contest winner!

Date/Time: Sunday, November 21, 2021 12-4 PM
Place: Luther Park [see 'Ax' on map] @ Concordia University Texas
  (11400 Concordia University Dr. Austin, TX 78726)
Parking: Park @[B] Visitor Parking (available wheelchair accessible parking) [map]

Admission: Free (No admission fee)

The students from Ellison high school Anime club visit us at the JASGA's Aki-Matsuri every year. JASGA's Japanese and Shodo calligraphy students will presennt own their progress.

Download or click on the poster above and spread the words!

Sponsors for 2021 Japan Fall Festival:         Silent Auction Doners:

                                                          Sandi Kornfuehrer, Jeanelle Evans, Naomi Folsom, Terry Ward, Eric Pearson, Ed Priest, Maeri Megumi, Kako Ito, East Austin Hotel, Sugar Pine, ANA

The Silent Auction will be closed on Sun, 11/29 at 2:30 PM.  Please make bids before the closing date/time.

Arts Vendors & Food Vendor:

Sachi Kyoto Gifts  Madam Butterfly Nagasaki   Knokuniya Austin  Austin Bamboo  

Program:  Click on the image or here to view Presentation and Performance Schedule.

The 2021 15th Aki Matsuri, Japan Fall Festival is made possible with support from Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP),  Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC), Japan Airlines (JAL), and our community partners, in corporation with Consulate-General Of Japan in Houston.

Supported by:                                                                                                                                     
                      

In Corporation with: