Destination Asia Festival


  • A Toro Nagashi Japanese floating lantern display on water
  • Sumo wrestlers wrestling each other
  • China Collection at The Morton Arboretum
  • China Collection at The Morton Arboretum
  • A guest getting a henna tattoo

Schedule and Location

 Friday, August 3 through Sunday, August 5, 2018

Explore the diverse cultures of Asia through music, dance, food, and more. Over 8 countries are represented with live performances, join us for a fun-filled weekend that will transport you across the globe. 


Asian Tree Collections

Did you know The Morton Arboretum has a vast Tree and Shrub collection from Asian countries? Explore our tree collections from China, Japan, and Korea and learn about the important conservation efforts we are working on.


Check out images from the 2017 event on our Facebook page.

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