Latest Past Events

Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival

Birmingham Botanical Gardens 2612 Lane Park Rd, Birmingham

The Japan American Society of Alabama is proud to partner with the Birmingham Botanical Gardens to host the 17th annual Cherry Blossom Festival on March 30! Join us for a day filled with cultural performances, activities and food from our vendors as well as the chance to tour the gardens. This is a free, family-friendly event.


19th Annual Friendship Quilt Exchange

Hitachi Civic Center 1 Chome-21-1 Saiwaicho, Hitachi

The decades-long annual quilting exchange between Birmingham quilters and partners in Hitachi, Japan fosters cross-cultural friendship and creativity celebrating the textile arts traditions of both sister cities.

Birmingham Chinese New Year Spring Festival

Boutwell Auditorium 1930 Reverend Abraham Woods Jr Boulevard, Birmingham

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at the 19th Annual Birmingham Chinese New Year Spring Festival! Immerse yourself in Chinese culture and traditions at this vibrant event featuring live entertainment, family activities, delicious food, cultural exhibits, vendor booths, and more.