87th Annual Bon Odori Festival – July 20,21

It will be here sooner than you think: Bon Odori # 87.

Mark your calendars for July 20 and 21, 4-10 pm on Saturday and 3-8 pm on Sunday.

Everything you loved in the first 86 Bon Odori festivals, from dancing to eating to looking at displays to watching martial arts and enjoying taiko will be back.

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Gomonshu Welcome Banquet Registration is Open!

On September 3rd, the Gomonshu-sama will be visiting the Northwest District Buddhist temples and the Seattle Betsuin will be hosting a welcome banquet. The Gomonshu is the head priest of our sect of Buddhism and we are extremely honored and excited to welcome him to the Pacific Northwest.

Reservations are available now for sustaining members of the NW District temples. Registration may be done online via the link below or through the attached form on this page. Forms can also be found via the temple office. Payment must be made at the same time as reservations in order to hold your spot.

Online Payment and Reservations for the Gomonshu Welcome Banquet

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Join the Seattle Betsuin in the Spirit of Openness and Inclusion

Come and be a part of the Seattle Pride Parade with the Seattle Betsuin for the third straight year! Our group will be marching in the parade once again this year and everyone is welcome to participate in the march on June 30th. Registration for the event can be found through the link below.

Register for the Seattle Betsuin’s Pride Parade Group

There is no cost to participate, but donations or purchases of Pride and temple merchandise are welcome to help offset the cost of registering our group!

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