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Saturday
07
APR

Kite and Pinata Festival

11:00
15:00

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Join us for a celebration of spring with Japanese and Mexican culture! All activities are free except the kite building station which is only $5 for a complete kit.

Explore the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden for free, listen to famous Japanese storyteller Karin Amano, fly kites, whack piñatas, participate in crafts, and enjoy live music throughout.

Activities provided by: Friends Of The Garden, Springfield Regional Arts Council, Kickapoo Japan Club, Springfield-Greene County Park Board, and Parents as Teachers.

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
11am | Mariachi Flor de Missouri
Noon | Uke 66
1:00pm | Kizuna Japan American Friendship Club
1:30pm | Karin Amano, Japanese Storyteller
2:00pm | Marimba Caliente

Volunteers are needed to help with the event.

For more information or to sign up to volunteer, please visit PeaceThroughPeople.org.

RAIN OR SHINE!
Due to the weather forecast, all activities will take place inside or around the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center.