2017 San Jose Obon Matsuri
July 10, 2017
On Saturday, July 8, Deputy Consul General Nagayoshi attended the San Jose Obon Festival in San Jose’s Japantown. Around 1,300 people in colorful, traditional festival wear enjoyed dancing at the event while also having the opportunity to enjoy taiko performances such as the one given by San Jose Taiko. Deputy Consul General Nagayoshi delivered remarks as a thank you for all volunteers’ contributions to the annual festival.