Category:Nisei Week Festival

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Nisei Week (ru); 二世週日本祭 (ja); Nisei Week (be); Nisei Week (be-tarask); Nisei Week (en) annual festival celebrating Japanese American culture and history in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles (en) 二世週祭, 2世週日本祭 (ja)
Nisei Week 
annual festival celebrating Japanese American culture and history in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles
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English: The Nisei Week Festival, the Nisei Week or the Annual Nisei Week Japanese Festival (Japanese: 二世週日本祭 Nisei-shū Nihon Matsurior 二世週祭 Nisei-shū Matsuri) is an annual festival that celebrates Japanese and Japanese American culture and heritage. It takes place in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles in August. Participants, performers and sponsors include Japanese American officials, veterans and cultural organizations, local businesses (Japanese or otherwise), the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), Southern California kenjinkai (Japanese prefectural associations), as well as various cultural organizations and other guests from Japan. The Grand Parade also features Japanese characters.
日本語: 二世週祭は、アメリカ合衆国の日系社会および日本の文化・伝統を祝う祭で、毎年8月に開催される。参加者・演者・スポンサーには日系の官僚・退役軍人・文化団体、地元の会社・店舗、ロサンゼルス市警察 (LAPD) 、南カリフォルニア県人会、そして日本各地からの文化団体や特別ゲストが含まれる。グランド・パレードには日本のキャラクターも登場する。

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