Jun 15th, 2018
6:00PM - 9:00PM
Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden
9 Ave S & Mayor Magrath Dr
Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden is teaming up with Lethbridge Pride Fest to present Niji Yoru Ibento (Rainbow Night Event). On June 15th, join us at the Lethbridge Japanese Garden for a beautiful evening of remembrance, celebration and entertainment.
Gates open at 6:00pm, with remarks from the Pride Fest Committee and dignitaries commencing at 7:00pm.
Gates open at 6:00pm, with remarks from the Pride Fest Committee and dignitaries commencing at 6:30pm
6:30 pm Pride Art Unveiling
7:00 pm Greetings from Dignitaries
8:00 pm Arrival- Short Film by Alex Myung
Mix and Mingle
9:30 pm Close
The Garden will be hosting a sunset sake cash bar from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Guests are invited to sample an array of Japanese and North American sakes, including the Garden’s own sake through YK3 Sake Producer Inc (shiro and red).
Running concurrently, will be the Garden’s water lantern program. Guests are invited to float a water lantern on the Garden pond as a sign of remembrance for departed loved ones.
Also, the Garden staff will be helping guests try on a yukata, kimono or happi jacket. These outfits are perfect for photo sessions by the waterfall.
At 8:00 pm there will be a short film Arrival by Alex Myung.
The Garden is closed to the public at 9:30pm.
There is a $5 cover for the event.