< Past Taiko Events 2016-2017>

  • 2016

What: Collaboration with Boulder Aikikai and taiko performance
When: Saturday, July 30th @ 4pm
Where: Boulder Aikikai
Address: 2424 30th St. Boulder, CO
Fee: Free Admission
Open to Public: Yes (Boulder Aikikai and Boulder Taiko’s friends and families only)

What: Boulder Asian Festival (BAF)
When: Saturday, August 13th @ 4:00-4:30pm
Where: Pearl Street Mall  Boulder, CO
Fee: Free Admission
Open to Public: Yes
Website:  bapaweb.org

What: Saturday Taiko Meditation
When: Saturday, Aug 27th @ 12:30-1:25pm
(20 minutes taiko class @1:25-1:45pm followed by the meditation
Where: Boulder Aikikai
Address: 2424 30th St. Boulder, CO
Fee: Free Admission
Open to Public: Yes
Taiko Basic trial class: 1:45-2:45pm (Free of charge up to 5 people)

What: Festival of Main, Taiko and Fire performance
When: 7pm on Friday, August 26th
Where: Main and 6th  Longmont, CO
Fee: Free Admission
Open to Public: Yes

What: Japan Festival
When: Saturday, September 24th
Time: 3:15-4:15pm
Where: Laramie High School  Laramie, WY
Fee: Free Admission
Open to Public: Yes
Website: www.jaswy.org

What: Adventure Film Festival
When: Friday, September 30th
Time: 6:00pm
Where: Boulder Theater  Boulder, CO
Fee: See the website below
Open to Public: Yes
Website: www.adventurefilm.org

What: International Festival
When: Friday, November 4th
Time: 7:30pm
Where: Creekside Elementary School  Boulder, CO
Fee: See the website below
Open to Public: No
Website: www.adventurefilm.org

What: The World Drum Jam in Boulder
When: Sunday, December 18th
Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm
Where: Boulder Jewish Community Center
Address: 6007 Oreg Ave. Boulder, CO 80303
Fee: Free Admission
Open to Public: Yes
Website: www.themulticultualproject.org

  • 2017
What: Taiko workshop and mini performance
When: Saturday, May 6th
Time:  9:30am –
Where: Rockies Japanese School
Address: 1001 W 84th Ave, Federal Heights, CO 80260
Fee: Free (accept donation)
Public: Private
Website: n/a
What: Taiko Summit Colorado 2017 Fundraising
Taiko and Samba Collaboration by Boulder Taiko Hibiki and Samba Colorado!
When: Saturday, May 13th
Time:  2:30-3:30pm
Where: In Front of the Boulder Courthouse at Pearl Street
Address: 1325 Pearl St. Boulder, CO
Fee: Free Admission (Donation will be appreciated)
Public: Yes
Website: n/a
What: Spring Arts Day and Craft Sale
When: Saturday, May 20th
Time: 12:45-1:45pm (Entire event: 11am-5pm)
Where: Boulder Shambhala Center
Address: 1345 Spruce St. Boulder, CO 80302
Fee: Free Admission (Donation will be appreciated)
Public: Yes
What: Boulder Creek Festival
When: Saturday, May 27th
Time: 7pm-7:45pm
Where: Community Stage
Address: Boulder, CO
Fee: Free Admission (Donation will be appreciated)
Public: Yes

What: Taiko Summit Colorado 2017(TSC2017) Taiko concert
When: Saturday, June 10th 2017
Time: 1:00-3:20pm (20min intermission)
Where: Macky Auditorium  Boulder, CO (2000 seats)
Fee: Start at $18-$65
Open to Public: Yes
Purchase Tickets: Go on Sale now! Go to: https://red.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?t=tix&e=87a2925ea8dbb03558b91b5a3e172cf9
Website: www.macky.colorado.edu

What: TSC2017 Taiko Workshop by taiko masters
When: Sunday, June 11th 3017
Time: 10am-5pm
Where: CU Recreation Center  Boulder, CO
Fee: $100-$300
Open to Public: Yes
Registration: Coming soon in December!
Website: www.taikosummit.com

What: GONNA -Wadaiko x Marimba
When: Monday, June 12th
Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm (15min intermission), Door open @5pm
Where: Unity of Boulder (600 seats)
Address m:  2855 Folsom St, Boulder, CO 80304
Fee: Start at $20-$35
Open to Public: Yes
Purchase Tickets: Coming soon in December!
Website: www.taikosummit.com

What: Taiko Camp with GONNA
When: Tuesday, June 13, 14, 15.
Time:  9am-3pm
Where: Unity of Boulder
Address m:  2855 Folsom St, Boulder, CO 80304
Fee: $200-$550
Open to Public: Yes
Registration: Coming soon in December!
Website: www.taikosummit.com

What: Boulder Summer Festival
When: Saturday, July 29th
Time:  1:00-2:00pm
Where: Bandshell  Boulder, CO
Address: (Broadway @ Canyon)
Fee: Free Admission
Public: Yes
Website: www.boulderlibrary.org
What: Dragon Boat Festival
When: Sunday, July 30th
Time:  4:30-5:00pm
Where: Sloan’s lake
Address: 3000 Youngfield St., Wheat Ridge, CO
Fee: Free Admission
Public: Yes
Website: www.cdbf.org
What: Saturday Taiko Meditation
When: Saturday, Oct 7th
Time: 12:20-1:20pm (20-minutes Mini taiko workshop @1:00-1:20pm followed by the taiko meditation.)
*Trial taiko class: 1:25-2:15pm (50min-No cost for first 5 people, or $5)
Where: Boulder Aikikai
Address: 2424 30th St. Boulder, CO
Fee: Free Admission (Donation will be appreciated)
Public: Yes
Contact: bouldertaiko@gmail.com ( Julia Misawa )
  • 2018

What: New Year’s Taiko
When: Monday, January 1st
Time: 12:00 noon
Where: In front of the Court House in Boulder
Fee: Free Admission
Public: Yes
Contact: bouldertaiko@gmail.com

What: School performance
When: Friday, January 12th
Time: 8:30am
Where: Cafeteria at High Peaks Elementary School (Boulder Community School of Integrated Studies-BCSIS)
Address: 3995 Aurora Ave. Boulder, CO 80303
Fee: Free Admission
Public: NO
Website: TBA
Contact: bouldertaiko@gmail.com

What:  Arts Longmont Friday Afternoon Concert Series
When: Friday, February 16th
Time: 2:30-4pm (15min intermission)
Where: Stewart Auditorium (250 seats)
Address: 400 Quail Rd, Longmont, CO 80501
Fee: Ticket-$10
Tickets: longmontmuseum.org, call: 303.651.8374, or at the door
Public: YES
Website: http://artslongmont.org/   http://longmontmuseum.org
Contact: bouldertaiko@gmail.com ( Julia Misawa )

What:  Japanese American New Year’s Banquet
When: Saturday, February 24th
Time: 6:30-7:00pm (door open @4pm, event @4:30-7:30pm)
Where: Empress Seafood Restaurant
Address: 2825 West Alameda (1.5 Block east of Federal Boulevard, Denver)
Fee: Ticket-$25 (including a 10-course dinner)
*Boulder Taiko Ensemble & Boulder Taiko Hibiki performance/ Door prize
Public: YES
Website: n/a
Contact: bouldertaiko@gmail.com ( Julia Misawa )

What:  iFest (International Festival)
When: Saturday, April 14
Time: 6-6:30pm (Entire event: 3-7pm)
Where: CU Boulder Glenn Miller Ballroom & UMC235
Address: UMC-1669 Euclid Ave, Boulder, CO  80309
Fee: Free
Public: YES
Website: https://www.colorado.edu/event/ifest/about-ifest
Contact: call: 303.651.8374
https://www.colorado.edu/event/ifest/content/contact-us

What:  Boulder Creek Festival (BCF)
When: Saturday, May 26th
Time: 6pm-6:45pm (Entire event:  May 26-28th, 10am-7pm)
Where:http://www.bceproductions.com/htf-maps http://www.bceproductions.com/htf-maps
Address: Btw Arapahoe & Canyon (13th & 14th)
Fee: Free
Public: YES
Website: http://www.bceproductions.com/bcf-concerts—live-performances
Contact:

What:  Colorado Dragon Boat Festival (CDBF)
When: Saturday, July 28
Time: 5-5:30(Main stage) and 6:30-7pm(Gateway to Asian stage)(Entire event: July 28-29th, 10am-7pm)
Where: Sloan’s Lake Park, Main Stage
Address: 1700 S Sheridan Blvd., Denver, CO 80219
Fee: Free
Public: YES
Website: www.cdbf.org

What:  Colorado Dragon Boat Festival (CDBF)
When: Friday, September 21
Time: 5-5:30(Main stage) and 6:30-7pm(Gateway to Asian stage)(Entire event: July 28-29th, 10am-7pm)
Where: Sloan’s Lake Park, Main Stage
Address: 1700 S Sheridan Blvd., Denver, CO 80219
Fee: Free
Public: YES
Website: www.cdbf.org

What:  Celebrating Cultures (Japan)-1
When: Friday, September 21
Time: 6:00-6:30pm (The event starts at 5pm)
Where: Primrose School of Thornton
Address: Thornton location 12899 Grant Dr, Thornton, CO 80241
Fee: TBA
Public: TBA
Contact:  steph@tigargym.com 720-272-5164
Website: TBA

What:  Oskar Blues Brewery event (tentative event name)
When: Saturday, September 22
Time: 5:30-6pm
Where: Oskar Blues Brewery Tasting room
Address: 1800 Pike Rd, Unit B
Public: YES (This is a family event with music, beer/soda and food)
Website: www.oskarblues.com

What:  Celebrating Cultures (Japan)-2
When: Friday, September 29
Time: 6:00-6:30pm (The event starts at 5pm)
Where:Primrose School of Stapleton
Address: 2501 Syracuse St, Denver, CO 80238
Fee: TBA
Public: TBA
Contact:  steph@tigargym.com 720-272-5164
Website: TBA

TSC2018

Taiko Workshop Schedule

Date:  Saturday, October 6 2018
Time:  12:30−5:30pm
Faculty:  Makoto Yamamoto of Osuwa Daiko (Nagano, Japan) http://osuwadaiko.com/en/
Location: Boulder Aikikai (boulderaikikai.org)
Address: 2424 30th St., Boulder, CO 80301
Age:  15+
Capacity: 40 each class
Fee: Start at $100 (https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3514205)
Website:  http://taikosummit.com/

Taiko Concert Schedule

Date:  Sunday, October 7 2018
Time:  6:30-8:00pm (Door open at 5:30pm)
Artists:  Makoto Yamamo of Osuwa Daiko (Nagano, Japan). http://osuwadaiko.com/en/
One Word Taiko (Denver, CO) http://www.oneworldtaiko.com
Boulder Taiko (Boulder, CO)  http://www.taikosummit.com    
Location:  Unity of Boulder (https://unityofboulder.com)
Address:  2855 Folsom Street Boulder, Colorado 80304
Age:  5+
Tickets:  Start at $15 (https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3512480)
Capacity:  600
Website:  http://taikosummit.com/

What: Town of Vail Drumming event (TBD)
When: Monday, October 8th
Time: 6:00-7:00pm
Where: Vail Mountain School Theater
Address: 3000 Booth Falls Rd, Vail, CO 81657
Website: http://www.vms.edu