There’s also a cosplay contest enabling the crafty to pit their video game and anime costumes against one another. The compe-tition is expected to be fierce, because the winner gets a trip to Japan.
10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Hermann Park, 6000 Fannin. For information, call 713‑963‑0121 or visit japan-fest.info. Free.
Sat., April 12, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., April 13, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 2014