Black Ships Gala 2020


Celebrate the 37th Anniversary of the Black Ships Festival. Enjoy a formal gala honoring the signing of the Treaty of Kanagawa and the accomplishments of the United States Navy. Join us as we welcome Japanese Dignitaries, RI Officials and the US Navy. Enjoy a unique evening that fuses both Japanese and American culture. The Gala includes dancing, an Open Bar, wines by Oyster Bay Wines, Vodka Martini Bar with Broken Shed Vodka and cultural cuisine with a Japanese flare. Begin the evening with the breaking of the Ceremonial Sake Drum filled with Gekkeikan Sake. Enjoy a exclusive taiko drumming presentation by Odaiko New England Taiko Drummers. Outstanding sit down dinner prepared by Pranzi Catering, Sushi station by Haruki, and hand crafted cocktails by The Cocktail Guru. Gala is Presented by Toray Plastics (America), Inc.

Saturday June 13th @ 6:30 PM

~ Newport, RI~ Orcher Court