Don't have Mother's Day plans? Go to the Central Park Band shell area and experience Japanese culture for Japan Day! The main entrance is located on 69th Street and 5th avenue. Enjoy a wide range of traditional and family-friendly activities, complimentary samplings of popular Japanese cuisine, and various stage performances throughout the day. The event kicks off with a Japan Run, a 4 mile marathon and kid's races at 8AM hosted by New York Road Runners.
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