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June 27
West Covina Buddhist Temple
Carnival and Obon  – Odori dancing starts at 7:00 pm
1203 W. Puente Ave.
West Covina, CA 91790
1pm to 9pm
(626) 913-0622
 
June 27 & 28
Long Beach Japanese Cultural Center Summer Festival
1766 Seabright Ave.
Long Beach, CA
90810
(562) 437-9924
http://www.lbjcc.org
3 pm Carnival, cultural performances and exhibits.  Odori dancing begins at 7pm,
 
July 11 & 12
L.A. Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple (Nishi)
Obon and Carnival 3-9 pm  
Obon Odori starts 7-9  pm on Saturday and 6:30 -8:30 pm on Sunday  
815 East First St.
Los Angeles, CA
90012 
(213) 680-9130 at corner of Vignes Street
 
July 18 & 19
Orange County Buddhist Temple, Obon and Carnival
909 South Dale Avenue
Anaheim, CA
92804
(714) 827-9590
Saturday 2 – 9 pm and Sunday 2-8:30 pm –  Odori 7-8:30 pm
(Japanese folk dancing)
 
July 25 & 26
(Ondo practice starts 7/6 at 7:30pm Mondays and Thursdays)
Southeast Japanese School & Community Center (Norwalk) Summer Festival
14615 Gridley Rd.
Norwalk, CA
Carnival and ondo, on Saturday from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from 1:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
http://www.sejscc.org
 
July 25 and July 26
West Los Angeles Buddhist Temple – Obon & Carnival
2003 Corinth Ave.
West Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 477-7274. Carnival, cultural performances and exhibits Odori
(Japanese folk dancing) begins at 6:30 pm. 
Saturday, July 25, 2009 from 5pm to 10pm and Sunday, July 26, 2009 from 3pm to 9pm
http://www.wlabt.org
 
August 1 & 2
Gardena Buddhist Temple – Obon and Carnival
1517 W. 166th Street
Gardena, CA
90247
(310) 327-9400 church for more information
8/1 3:00pm – 10:00pm (Obon dancing 6:00 – 8:00pm)
8/2 2:00pm – 9:00pm (Obon dancing 6:00 – 8:00pm)
Teriyaki chicken, tamales, sushi, and other delicious food will be sold together with crafts, books and games for the children.
 
Aug 15 – 23 Nisei Week
Aug 23  Nisei Week Closing Ceremony and Street Ondo Dancing
Little Tokyo, Los Angeles at 1st Street between San Pedro St & Central Ave.
Ondo Street Dancing 4 pm