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Japantown is a diverse community about one mile west of downtown San Francisco, California. It is north of the Western Addition neighborhood and east of Lower Pacific Heights. It consists of many Japanese restaurants, shops, theaters, museums, and stores. Attractions in Japantown include the Japan Center, the Peace Pagoda, Viz Cinema, Kabuki Theater, Currran Theater, and the Kintetsu mall.
Two major festivals take place in Japantown annually: the Cherry Blossom Festival in April and a street fair in August. Many events are held at Peace Plaza, one of the many green spaces in or near Japantown. The Herbst Theatre, Davies Symphony Hall, and the Asian Art Museum are all located within minutes of Japantown.