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The 79th annual Ginza Bazaar and Bon Dance Saturday, July 22, 1:00p.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Sunday, July 23, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., at the Buddhist Church of San Francisco, 1881 Pine St. at Octavia, free admission

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 13:08:00
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Laurie MacDougall
This annual community celebration offers two days of games, entertainment, Japanese food, bingo, and other family activities. The highlight every year is the Bon dancing, which this year will take place on Sunday, July 25, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., led by dancers in colorful summer kimonos, as part of the annual Buddhist Obon, or “gathering of joy,” a celebration of life and community. For more information, check the website at www.buddhistchurchofsanfrancisco.org/events/.
 
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