Learning About Japanese Hinamatsuri (Girls’ Day)

Hinamatsuri is an annual festival in Japan that takes place on March 3. It is also known as “Girls’ Day” or “Doll Festival” in English. The festival is held to pray for the healthy growth, prosperity and happiness of girls. Hinamatsuri, the name of the celebration in Japan, is marked by families displaying a set of hina dolls in the house and serving special food delicacies that are ceremonially beautiful and delicious.

What to expect:

  • Learn about Japanese Hinamatsuri
  • Make your own Paper dolls
  • Girls Day Doll coloring

All ages are welcome! Registration is required – click here to sign up. For more information, contact Yami at
or 604-935-6193.

The event is finished.


Mar 01 2024


4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


Community Room
Whistler Public Library, Main Street, Whistler, BC
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