Members from the Texoma region and the NOLA/Mid-South region will gather in Houston for a Hanami picnic and ‘onsen’ weekend. Interested? Keep your ear to the ground for more details coming soon.

When: March 27 – 29 2020 | Friday – Sunday
Who: JET Alumni and friends

Tentative/Proposed Itinerary


  • Evening: Welcome Mid-South JET Alum and have a Japanese dinner


  • Prepare food for hanami picnic together
  • Hanami Picnic to enjoy the Texas Bluebonnets
  • Korean spa
  • Dinner at Conveyor-belt Sushi restaurant
  • Possible Karaoke niji-kai


  • Morning shopping trip to Daiso, Seiwa Supermarket, etc
  • Mid-South JETAA group departs Houston

Participants will individually pay for:

  • ​Personal pass to the Korean Spa (approx $45.00)
  • Personal restaurant meals
  • Their own shopping purchases