Bowers Programs

Final Fridays: Asian Comics After Hours + Princess Mononoke (1997) & DJ

Make the Bowers Museum your destination on “final Fridays” of the month, featuring after-hours access to Asian Comics: Evolution of an Art Form, anime screenings, and a DJ spinning in the galleries. Attendees will be granted free General Admission for dressing up in cosplay!*

Princess Mononoke (1997)

From the legendary Studio Ghibli, creators of Spirited Away, and Academy Award®-winning director Hayao Miyazaki, comes an epic masterpiece that has dazzled audiences worldwide with its breathtaking imagination, exhilarating battles, and deep humanity.

Inflicted with a deadly curse, the young warrior Ashitaka heads west in search of a cure. There, he stumbles into a bitter conflict between Lady Eboshi, the proud people of Iron Town, and the enigmatic Princess Mononoke, a young girl raised by wolves, who will stop at nothing to prevent the humans from destroying her home and the forest spirits and animal gods who live there.

Dress in cosplay* to see Asian Comics and a film for just $15! Must purchase tickets onsite to get the deal!

4 - 8 PM Asian Comics / DJ: Members or cosplay $10 | Adults $28 | Seniors (Age 62+) and Students (12+) $25 PURCHASE TICKETS

AJ Calzada will be spinning music in the Asian Comics exhibit from 4 - 8 PM. Docents will be available in the Asian Comics exhibit from 4 - 6 PM.

6 PM Princess Mononoke: Cosplay $5 | Members $10 | General $15 | PG-13, 133 MIN, Japanese with English subtitles PURCHASE TICKETS

4 - 8 PM Dreamland Maid’s Café in the Key Courtyard


Questions? Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 714.567.3677. Proceeds benefit Bowers Museum Education Programs. Tickets are non-refundable.

*Cosplay restrictions will apply, click here to view Cosplay Guidelines.

Event details

August 30, 2024 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm


2002 North Main Street
Santa Ana, California 92706
TEL: 714.567.3600

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