A free martial arts expo and Japanese festival will take place Sunday, Jan. 27, from 10 a.m. to 5 pm. at the Ichimura Miami-Japan Gardens in Watson Island. US national champions will demonstrate martial arts.
The festival also features Japanese entertainment , culture, food and music. Activities include children’s corner with arts & crafts; Fushu Daiko Drummers, Ikebana demonstration (floral art) and magic Show.
MARTIAL ARTS CHAMPIONS PERFORMING:
2012 North America Cup, US National Champion and USA Team Member – Joseph Martinez, Sensei
2012 US Open Champion and USA TEAM Member – Ariel Torres, Sensei
2012 US National Champion – Anthony Cabrera, Sempai
2012 USA Open Champion – Isabella Pacheco, Sempai
2012 USA Open and US National Champion, Chelsea Hurt
Ichimura Miami-Japan Gardens is located at 1101 MacArthur Causeway, Watson Island, 33139, adjacent to Jungle Island. Take the “Jungle Island” exit from MacArthur Causeway. For more information, call 786-457-6446.