This September it will be time for the biannual Japanese Bon Festival at Memphis Botanic Garden. Japanese Bon festivals have been taking place for over 500 years. Historically, these festivals celebrate ones ancestors, but in modern times and in places outside of Japan, bon festivals simply present an indulgent exposition of colorful and lively Japanese culture. No matter the meaning, you and your family will find the Japanese Garden at MBG filled with engaging...
at Wednesday, August 22, 2012 |