Sakura Matsuri: A Celebration of Japanese Culture (Photos)

By Henry Chan, Epoch Times
April 29, 2013 1:21 pm Last Updated: July 18, 2015 5:20 pm

One of the most popular events at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Sakura Matsuri took place April 27 and 28, showcasing a mix of traditional and contemporary Japanese culture. Traditional taiko drumming shared the spotlight with visitors dressed as anime characters, and breathtaking cherry blossoms served as the backdrop of it all.