• Experience 'Small Things' at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

    To celebrate the opening of its bonsai exhibition, Graceful Perseverance, JapanNYC partner Brooklyn Botanic Garden hosts an intimate evening of fine sake tastings, paired with exquisite vegetarian Japanese tapas created by Phillip Gilmour of Bushwick's Momo Sushi Shack. Julian Velasco, BBG's bonsai curator, will speak on the art of bonsai and the design of the exhibit, and renowned choreographer Momo Suzuki will present a short program of traditional dance with the Japanese Folk Dance Institute of New York.

    A reception follows, featuring DJ Saiko Mikan spinning Japanese ‘60s group sounds.

    For more information and tickets visit the Brooklyn Botanic Garden website.