The Indiana Okinawa Kenjinkai organization hosts a beautiful anniversary celebration each year dedicated to the preservation of Okinawan customs and traditions. Their members comprise of both Okinawans, Okinawan descendants and non-Okinawan members who share their love for the Okinawan culture.

The celebration consisted of homemade Okinawan dishes, traditional Okinawan dances, Okinawan music, and a Karate demonstration.  

Photos by Beth Darragh