The festival will also feature an energetic performance by UW Taiko Kai and Japanese sword demonstration by Seibu-ryu School of Iai-Battojutsu, and origami.
11:00 am - 3:00 pm Tanzaku Wishing Station
11:15 am - 12:15 pm Taiko performance by UW Taiko Kai
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Origami
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tea Ceremony by Tankokai (Tickets required)
1:30pm - 2:00 pm Japanese sword demonstration by Seibu-ryu School of Iai-Battojutsu
Traditional Tea Ceremony presentations will be held at the Shoseian Tea House at 1, 2, and and 3p.m. A limited number of tickets are available at $10 for adults and $7 for youth. Tea ceremony tickets can be reserved by calling the ticket booth at (206) 684-4725.
Event is free with regular garden admission and no advance tickets are required. Click here for Garden admission rates. Admission is free for youth 12 and under from 10am to 3pm on Family Saturdays.