Shofuso will be closed Saturday and Sunday, August 27th and 28th, due to predictions about Hurricane Irene.
Hurricane Irene will be a serious and multi-hazard threat for the major metropolitan areas of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Philadelphia is currently at “EXTREME” threat level. This hurricane has the potential to produce flooding rains, high winds, downed trees (on houses, cars, power lines) and widespread power outages. Significant impacts along the immediate coast include high waves, surge and beach erosion.