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23rd Annual Tokyo City Cup & Japan Family Day

  • Sunday, April 08, 2018
  • 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Santa Anita Park, 285 W Huntington Dr, Arcadia, California 91007


Sunday, April 8, 2018 10:30am - 5:00pm

Santa Anita Park
285 W Huntington Dr, Arcadia, California 91007

The Tokyo City Cup, won last year by HARD ACES, is the sole graded stakes race named for a major city outside of the United States. Free Tokyo City Cup T-shirt and Japanese towel for the first 1,000 patrons and more gifts for fans who complete a survey at our drawing tables are available. The Tokyo City Cup Game will be held and splendid prize will be given to winner. The website also provides more information about the specific event schedule. Gates open at Santa Anita at 10:30 a.m., with first post at 12:30 p.m. 

The Japan Family Day features Japanese cultural exhibitions booths such as Karate (Japanese martial arts), Sado (tea ceremony), Shodo (calligraphy), Kendo (Japanese swordsmanship), Origami (paper folding), Anime and stage shows like Min-yo (Japanese folk song), Sumo (Japanese-style wrestling), Ryukyu Buyo (Okinawa traditional dance), Tsugaru Shamisen (Three-stringed Japanese guitar), and Taiko (a special Japanese drum performance).

You can enjoy various Japanese food booths such as Sushi, Curry, Okonomiyaki (Japanese-style Pizza), Japanese Tea, Japanese BBQ, Onigiri (Rice Ball) and Japanese bakery. At the beer garden, Japanese beer will be served. 

For more information, please visit at www.tokyocitycup.com

For free admission ticket, click here

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