Forest City Gear is proud to announce its presenting sponsorship of the 2023 Japanese Summer Festival at Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford, IL on July 29-30. Anderson’s Japanese Summer Festival is an annual celebration featuring exhibits, demonstrations, and unique performances for all age groups, meant to foster a better understanding of Japanese culture. Some of this year’s festival activities include musical performances, tea ceremonies, and demonstrations in traditional archery, calligraphy, and swordsmanship.
“Giving back to our community is one of the core values of FCG,” said President Kika Young. “Culture and the outdoors bring our family together, and Anderson Gardens adds so much beauty and life to the area. We’re honored to support the Japanese Summer Festival this year!”