A Beginners Workshop

Sunday May 12, 2019 from 1 to 4 pm

at the Vancouver Buddhist Temple at 220 Jackson Street on the 2nd floor. Doors open at 12:30 pm.

Please enter through the door in the alley which is 25 feet east of Jackson Avenue.

Pre-register via admin (@) powellstreetfestival (dot) com or drop in.


All ages. Free.

Learn the basic rules and techniques of sumo wrestling and participate in a mini-tournament (optional). No experience necessary. Please wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing and bring your own water bottle. Snacks will be provided.

Artwork by Lynda Nakashima
Many thanks to S.Y.L. Wushu Taiji Qigong Institute for the use of their tatami mats! Presented by Powell Street Fetsival Society, Sumo Fun Club, and Vancouver Buddhist Temple.