The Japanese Friendship Garden's celebration of the Festival of August Moon –Awards Dinner and Silent Auction, will be held on Thursday, August 19, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
This year’s honorees are David and Lesley Cohn of the Cohn Restaurant Group. We are pleased to present The Niwa Award in recognition for their dedicated community service. The Cohns have consistently supported the Japanese Friendship Garden and numerous San Diego not-for profit organizations for many years.
We welcome the community to join us for a festive evening.
There will be a silent auction with gift certificates from local restaurants and services and numerous collectibles ready for a new home. Guests can look forward to enchanting music by well-known Japanese musicians and an evening of tsukimi (moon viewing).
The event will be catered by Continental Catering who is rated as one of San Diego’s most artful caterers.
Tickets are $65 for members and $80 for non-members. Please call (619) 232-2721 to reserve your tickets.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Garden's expansion project.
Location: Japanese Friendship Garden San Diego, 2215 Pan American Rd. E, San Diego, CA 92101 Google Map