Takigawa Kimono presents the ultimate kimono sale
This annual event is a must for admirers of the quintessential traditional Japanese garment: the kimono. Now in its 15th year, this four-day sale is popular among local residents who eagerly await its coming and also visitors and newcomers with a taste for classical Japanese elegance to wear or display.
A wide selection of styles, from wedding kimono to traditional silk to machine washable varieties from prices starting from just ¥2,000 will be available at two locations: The Kadena Air Base Officers’ Club on Oct. 6-7, and the Okinawa Convention Center in Ginowan City on Oct. 8-9.
There will be free demonstrations on how to wear and care for kimono presented by the professor of the Sakura Bisou Kimono School. Admission is free at all location.
Date: Friday-Saturday Oct. 6-7, 2017
Time: 9:00-18:00 (Fri); 9:00-17:00 (Sat)
*Credit cards and U.S. dollars accepted
Date: Sunday-Monday Oct. 8-9, 2017
Time: 10:00-18:00 (Sun); 10:00-17:00 (Mon)
Address: 4-3-1 Mashiki, Ginowan City
*Credit cards and Japanese
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