Calgary Japanese Festival "Omatsuri"

On August 10th, the Calgary Japanese Community Association hosted the Calgary Japanese Festival, "Omatsuri". There were games for kids, Japanese arts and crafts, demonstrations of traditional Japanese dance and martial arts, and sake tasting at the beer gardens.
At the Consulate General's booth, there was information about the “2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics” and Japan travel, as well as the prize-winning photos from last year's "Japan Photo Contest".

Greetings from Consul General Kobayashi


Yosakoi Dance

Consul General Kobayashi and his wife with the Judo athletes

Omatsuri Food Market

Consulate-General Booth

Portable Shrine being carried

Market Booths at Omatsuri