Japan Society (333 E. 47th St., Manhattan)
Society-wide series Sakura – Spring Renews, Beauty Blooms culminates in Japan Society’s third annual 12-hour j-CATION festival. Guests will be transported to a blossom-filled springtime haven through offerings that include workshops, crafts, and language lessons; classic film screening, Japanese-style game show (audience participation required!), and live music concert; plus Gallery access and a hana-mi (cherry blossom viewing) lounge with seasonally appropriate drinks and snacks for sale. Save the date to experience Japan’s sakura season without ever leaving the New York City!