BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.1034@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20070630T000000Z DTEND:20070804T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Hey all! Feel like going to an Obon Festival or Bazaar\, but ca n't find one in your area? Problem solved! Following is a list of festival s for this summer. It can also be found at www.nichibeitimes.com\n\n<stron g>2007 Southern California Obon and Bazaars</strong>\n<strong>SATURDAY\, J UNE 30 AND SUNDAY\, JULY 1</strong>\n\nSan Fernando Valley Hongwanji Buddh ist Temple\n9450 Remick Street\nPacoima\, CA (818) 899-4030\n<a href="http ://sfvhbt.tripod.com">sfvhbt.tripod.com</a>\nThis is the 58th Obon Festiva l that features a variety of American and Japanese foods for sale\, games\ , entertainment and cultural displays. Dancing from 7 to 9 p.m. on both ni ghts.\nBon Odori practices on Tuesday and Thursday evenings through June 2 8 at 6:30 p.m at the Temple.\n\nSenshin Buddhist Temple Bon\n1311 37th Str eet\nLos Angeles (323) 731-4671 \n\n\n<strong>SATURDAY\, JULY 7 AND SUNDAY \, JULY 8</strong>\n\nLos Angeles Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple\n815 Fir st Street\nLos Angeles (213) 680-9130\n\n<strong>SATURDAY\, JULY 14</stron g>\n\nOxnard Buddhist Temple\n250 S. “H” Street\nOxnard\, CA\n(805) 48 3-5948 \n\n\nPasadena Buddhist Church\n1993 Glenn Avenue\nPasadena\, CA\n( 626) 798-4781\n\n\n<strong>SATURDAY\, JULY 14 AND SUNDAY\, JULY 15</strong >\n\nOrange County Buddhist Church\n909 So. Dale Avenue\nAnaheim\, CA\n(71 4) 827-9590\n<a href="http://www.bca-ocbc.org">www.bca-ocbc.org</a>\nThe 4 9th OCBC Obon Carnival will be held on Saturday from 2 to 9 p.m. and on Su nday from 2 to 8:30 p.m. Odori dancing from 7 to 8:30 p.m. both nights. Ev ent features 1\,200 dancers with a variety of American and Japanese foods for sale\, entertainment\, games and Buddhist Education Books.\nOdori prac tices on June 26\, 28\, July 3\, 5\, 9 and 11. \n\n\n\n<strong>SATURDAY\, JULY 21 AND SUNDAY\, JULY 22</strong>\n\nVenice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple\ n12371 Braddock Drive\,\nCulver City\, CA (310) 391-4351\n\nVista Buddhist Temple\n150-B Cedar Road\nVista\, CA (760) 941-8800 \n\n<strong>SUNDAY\, JULY 22</strong>\n\nGuadalupe Buddhist Church\n1072 Olivera Street\nGuadal upe\, CA (805) 343-1053 \n\n\n<strong>SATURDAY\, JULY 28 AND SUNDAY\, JULY 29</strong>\n\nWest Los Angeles Buddhist Temple\n2003 Corinth Avenue\nLos Angeles\, CA\n(310) 477-7274\n\nHigashi Honganji Buddhist Temple\n505 Eas t Third St.\nLos Angeles\, CA (213) 626-4200\nObon Festival from noon to 9 p.m. on both days.\nSpecial guest master of ceremonies is stage and scree n star Rodney Kageyma. There will be a variety of Japanese foods for sale including teriyaki\, udon and sushi. Cultural performances/exhibitions beg in at 1 p.m. features Ryukyu Koku Matsuri Daiko. There will be singing/jaz z/other performances including the Lumbini Kids on stage and Fujima Kansei Odori-Kai.\nBon Odori on both days at 6:30 p.m. Dance practices will be h eld on Thursdays\, June 27 to July 11 and July 18 to July 25 from 7 to 8:3 0 p.m. and on Fridays from June 29 to July 6 and July 13 to 20 from 7 to 8 :30 p.m. \n\n<strong>SATURDAY\, AUGUST 4</strong>\n\nBuddhist Temple of Sa n Diego\n2929 Market Street\nSan Diego\, CA (619) 239-0896 \n\nSan Luis Ob ispo Buddhist Church\n6996 Ontario Road\nSan Luis Obispo (805) 595-2625 \n \nGardena Buddhist Church\n1516 W. 166th Street\nGardena\, CA (310) 327-94 00\n\n\n\n\n\n SUMMARY:Summer 2007 Obon Festivals! (Courtesy of Nichi Bei Times) URL:/en/events/2007/06/30/summer-2007-obon-festivals-courtesy-of-nichi-bei- t/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR