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Spirited Shofuso: Ghosts, Goblins and Monsters! Weekend

Presented by Shofuso Japanese House and Gardens at Shofuso Japanese House and Garden, Philadelphia PA

Oct 26 - 28 2018
Spirited Shofuso: Ghosts, Goblins and Monsters! Weekend

Explore the spooky world of yokai — Japanese ghosts, monsters, and mythical creatures — in this all-ages fall family day at Shofuso!

During this weekend, families can participate in activities inspired by Japan’s ghost stories while enjoying the house and garden. Take part in a scavenger hunt and collect trading cards of tsukumogami, or household objects come to life. Visit the kamishibai story card stage to watch tales of monsters unfold before your eyes, play themed carnival games, and create your own umbrella ghost puppet or spooky origami creature. You might even see a few ghouls roaming around.

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All Yokai Weekend activities are free with regular admission to Shofuso.

There will be a $2 discount to all visitors who come in costumes inspired by their favorite yokai.

Garden Admission:

$12: Adults
$8: Senior citizens
$8: Children 5-17
$8: Students with College ID
$2: ACCESS Cardholders with photo ID, plus up to four family members at $2 each
Free: Members
Free: Children under the age of 5
Free: Active duty military ID holder plus up to five family members

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Shofuso Japanese House and Garden

Lansdowne Dr. & Horticultural Drive, Philadelphia, PA

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