Japanese Ambience @ Lauritzen Gardens 07
A Salute to Shizuoka and Japanese Culture

Autumn Ambience - Antique Tractors Display Saturday October 6th - This is the 2nd anniversary Celebration of the
 Sunpu Gate dedication, which includes displays of Koinobori or Carp Kites
 on the Gardenís flagpole, over the Chrysanthemum Show, at the Sunpu Gate
 The gate area has Martial Art Demo and many Japanese culture activities.
 This is part of the Autumn Ambience festival.
Ikebana International Japanese floral Display Afternoon Martial Art Demo Koinobori  above the Chrysanthemum Show
 Both the Gate (2005) and Koinobori (2007) are the gift of Omaha Sister City, Shizouka, Japan.

Koinobori or Carp Kites on the Flagpoles

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Ikebana International Japanese floral Display - Visitor Center

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Photo are displayed out of order for better presentation

Japanese Culture @ the Sunpu Gate Area Autumn Ambience Map Gate Area
   Japanese culture activates listed on the Autumn Ambience Map

Afternoon Martial Art Demo -
Some Action
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The Grand Koinobori Display
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Koinobri display only doing Fall / Japanese Ambience festival

A Sample of Japanese Culture
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Omaha Sister
City History
Chopsticks Games &
Japan words Sample
Japanese Wine Tasteing
Larry Uebner sample them

Chrysanthemum Show - Visitor Center
  Just Like Last Year, this show continues the Japanese Theme but with some variations.

Sister Cities
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Sunpu Gate Model
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Koinobori or Carp Kites ab
This display has...
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Young girl Dolls
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Koinobori wooden box
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... and Japanese Garden Model

Japanese Ambience Tents & Sunpu Gate Japanese Maple Tree Takio Drumming Performance

Japanese Ambience @ Lauritzen Gardens 07

Based on Gallery by MINO STUDIO

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