It's official: the Gregorian calendar New Year has come and gone. Actually, so has the Japanese New Year celebration in most Japanese cities--Oshogatsu generally runs from December 31 to January 4. Eh, minor details.The Morikami Museum and Gardens is fashionably late, holding its 35th annual Oshogat ... More >>
So, you survived the holiday season madness and are ready to reclaim your weekends as your own. Clean Plate Charlie has gathered up a few food- and drink-related events going down this weekend in Broward and Palm Beach counties. After the jump, find a few ways to keep busy and entertain the palate - ... More >>
The Bon Festival returns to the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens Saturday, August 18. An homage to the traditional obon festival in Japan, it's a tradition meant to remember and honor one's ancestors. The highlight of the festival is the sight of hundreds of paper lanterns that will be lit and s ... More >>
Will you catch up to the Slow Food Truck? If you're the type to start enjoying the weekend on Thursday, well, more power to ya, as there are a few fun things about town this evening including the Celebrity Shake Up! fundraiser at Morton's, the Steakhouse; the newly minted Arts, Beats & Eats f ... More >>
Saturday's Bon Festival at Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens -- one of the most popular summer events in South Florida -- is a great way to score big points in the romance department.
Between the floating lanterns -- lit in honor of lost loved ones and set adrift on the tranquil waters of ... More >>
Cute Japanese CandyJapan has experienced horrible devastation in the past week, but if there's one thing for sure about the Japanese people, is that they have a great sense of humor. On Saturday you can celebrate Japanese whimsy with a panel on Wacky Japanese Snacks at The Morikami Museum' ... More >>
Does the holiday crunch have
you hankering for a bit of inner calm?
Head to The Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens tomorrow, December 4,
for demonstrations of Sado: The Way of Tea.
The mere act of drinking a cup of tea takes time and forces one to slow down and be patient. As a child I l ... More >>
Morikami Gardens, Boca RatonFriday night at the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens in Boca, it's drums and sushi and koi at their Summer Sushi & Stroll event. The gardens stay open late, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., so guests can stroll around, get a bite from the Cornell Café (safe American sushi ... More >>