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Martial Arts Day

Showcasing practices located throughout San Diego!


The JFG Martial Arts Day returns for it’s fourth year in a row and will be held on October 20, 2019!

Several local martial arts schools in San Diego will gather at JFG to demonstrate their respective arts to the general public. First-timers and enthusiasts alike have an opportunity to experience and learn about a variety of martial art disciplines in a single venue. Demonstration content includes history of each martial art, the common terminology, forms (kata), live demonstrations, and some audience participation.

This event is free with JFG admission.

Neighborhood: Downtown

Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego
2215 Pan American Way E
San Diego, CA 92101

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Date & Time

Oct 20, 2019
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM


General $12


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