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

I am a freelance Graphic Designer, Photographer, Artist, and Jewelry Maker in Indy. (Honestly, I just like making stuff!) In my free time, I love exploring all the fun things Indy has to offer! Music, improv, comedy, art, burlesque, Drag, and FOOOD!!