Obon Festival

HAPI (Humboldt Asians & Pacific Islanders in Solidarity) hosts the 3rd Annual Obon Festival on Sunday, August 11 from 4-8pm in Arcata’s Creamery District (9th & L St). This traditional Japanese festival honors the spirits of those who have passed.  There will be food, art, taiko drums & dancing, plus a visit from Rev. Rinban Sakamoto from the San Jose Buddhist Church. Pay tribute to a loved one at the community altar. More information is available at hapihumboldt.org.