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Jan. 1st 2024


Little Tokyo, Los Angeles

New Year Kimono Contest 2024

Show off your beautiful Japanese Kimono at Oshogatsu in Little Tokyo!

New Year Kimono Contest 2024
New Year Kimono Contest 2024

Time & Location

Jan. 1st 2024

Little Tokyo, Los Angeles


About the event

Kimono beauty contest for any age, gender, ethinicity! You just have to show up in traditional Japanese Kimono(formal kimono would be recommended.) We will judge by your self introduction speech, walking, posing and appearance on the stage. 

Top winner will receive $200 cash, 2nd and 3rd winners will receive kimono items from Kimonoyala, all participants will receive tabi 足袋 from Mita Kimono, professional portraits from WakaWakka Kimono & Photo Studio, and 1 year membership to the LA Kimono Club. 

※Please understand that winners will have responsibilities to represent LA Kimono Club at a few public events for the year. (Spring Kimono shows, Nisei Week parade etc) 


  • Contest participation

    Please leave your full name, phone number and email address. If you already know what kind of kimono you will wear, please include that too.

    +$0.50 service fee



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