A premier event venue for Judo, Kendo, Aikido, and Karate
2 indoor basketball courts with NBA backboards + hardwood floors
4 indoor volleyball courts for training and competition
A unique gathering place for youth, families, and seniors
To provide a facility in Downtown, Los Angeles for youth, families and seniors that offers sports, community activities, and opportunities to connect visitors to Japanese American culture and a vibrant, sustainable Little Tokyo.
A PLACE FOR COMMUNITY
Budokan will be a unique gathering place that will enhance the quality of life for locals and commuters alike through its diverse, inter-generational programs.
A PLACE FOR OPPORTUNITY
Recreation and sports facilities in LA are at a premium with access severely limited by scheduling problems and high costs. Budokan will fill a huge void for sports programs and activities both locally and regionally.
A PLACE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS
Budokan will help preserve the cultural heritage of Little Tokyo and bridge different communities through sports and events.
LTSC is a non-profit and hosts numerous fundraising events to benefit Budokan
A $24 million Capital Campaign will cover the projected development and construction costs of Budokan
LA City approves Budokan’s long-term land lease, LTSC begins the Budokan Capital Campaign to raise $24 million.
Grants at the city, state, and federal level are secured and key individual contributors show their support for the Budokan project.