Log in


Japan/America Society of Kentucky

Since 1987

Log in

Kiku Matsuri Chrysanthemum Festival  菊祭り

  • 09 Oct 2010
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Yuko-en, Georgetown


Registration is closed

Kiku Matsuri Chrysanthemum Festival 
Saturday, October 9 

12:00pm - 3:00pm - Fall Festival (FREE, Open to the Public)

Vendors, public raku pottery firings, art exhibits and more Japanese culture.  Also, see the Origami Horse made from 1,000+ hand-folded origami horses.  Bring your own folded horses to contribute - help us set a world record!

10:00am - 12:00pm - Japanese Culture Workshop

Enjoy a Fall tea ceremony and private raku firing - take home a raku vase and Chrysanthemum as a gift.

  • $35 Pre-registration required
  • Limited to 20 participants
  • Call (502) 863-0026 to register
  • The garden is located at: 700 Cincinnati Pike, U.S 25 N Georgetown, KY 40347

The Horse in Japan Art Exhibit 
Open September 24-October 10 

  • 1000 Origami Horses - help set a world record by folding horses at home, work, or school 
  • The Horse in Japanese Art and Culture Display 
  • Horse-Inspired Japanese Pottery and Sculptures 
  • Perfect for student groups

Public Raku Pottery Firings 
September 26,  12:00pm
October 2,  12:00pm
October 9,  12:00pm

Learn about traditional Japanese pottery and see live demonstrations.  The Garden includes a traditional kiln.

Film Showing Under the Stars:
Akira Kurosawa's
Hidden Fortress
Friday, October 8,  8:00pm

  • Bring a blanket, chair or flashlight if you like
  • Popcorn will be sold

Japan/America Society of Kentucky
464 Chenault Rd.
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 209-9630

Payment Processing

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software