Samurai Armor Booth at NY Anime Festival

Volunteers Wanted for Samurai Armor Booth at NY Anime Festival!

What: New York Anime Festival

Date: Friday, October 8 and Saturday, October 9

Time: 10AM to 7PM (Please indicate what date and what time frame you can volunteer.)

Location: Jacob K Javits Center

The Consulate General of Japan in New York is participating in the New York Anime Festival with JNTO this year.  We will have two sets of real Samurai armors and have people try on and take pictures at the JNTO booth.  Attached is a photo of the two Samurai armors we are renting for this event.  We need a few JETAA volunteers who will staff the booth; wearing armors for photo sessions, helping putting armors on, taking pictures, etc.  If you are interested, please contact Noriko Furuhata at the JET Office by email at with the following information:

Your Name:
JET Location:
JET Years:
Which date you can volunteer? 10/8 or 10/9
What time frame you can volunteer?