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Destination Asia Festival


  • Paper lanterns floating on the water used in a Toro Nagashi ceremony
  • Sumo wrestlers competing
  • Trees in the China Collection at The Morton Arboretum
  • China Collection at The Morton Arboretum
  • A  henna tattooer tattooing the hand of a visitor

Schedule and location

Friday, July 31 through Sunday, August 2, 2020
Friday, opening evening: 6:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Visitor Center area

Explore the diverse cultures of Asia through music, dance, food, and more.  Join us for a fun-filled weekend that will transport you across the globe.

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 with which the Arboretum  participates.