Tea Ceremony: ICHI-GO ICHIE 一期一会

Come and enjoy the art of tea, ICHI-GO ICHI-E | 一期一会 at the Nikkei Centre during the O Hanami event and celebrate the beauty of Japanese culture!

The tea ceremony has been an integral part of traditional Japanese culture for ages. Did you know that each tea ceremony is prepared with the best utensils to match each season?

ICHI-GO ICHI-E | 一期一会, a cultural concept meaning the treasuring of the unrepeatable nature of a moment, will be performed by the Urasenke Tankokai Vancouver Association with grace and beauty. There will be live koto music by Kotone-kai.

As the tea ceremony unfolds, you will be served the highest quality, matcha tea, along with traditional Japanese sweets.

Ceremonies at 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm

Advance tickets on eventbrite: General tickets $8 non-members | $6 members

Please present the barcode at the tea ceremony registration desk along with your membership card if you are a member.

Tickets are available online until the online portion is sold out. Limited tickets are also available at the door on the day of the event.