National Cherry Blossom Festival: March 20 - April 13, 2019

The National Cherry Blossom Festival commemorates the gift of 3,000 cherry trees from Tokyo to the city of Washington, DC. Spanning nearly four weeks the festival includes parades, fireworks and performances honoring the lasting friendship between the US and Japan. Events include the Cherry Blossom Parade, Kite Festival, The Sakura Taiko Takeover at the Tidal Basin, and Petalpalozza. Check here for the full schedule.

 


Spotlights

Cherry Blossom Festival: Opening Ceremony

Warner Theatre
Sat. Mar 23, 2019

Cherry Blossom Festival: Kite Festival

Washington Monument
Sat. Mar 30, 2019

Cherry Blossom Festival: Petalpalooza

District Waterfront
Sat. Apr 6, 2019

Cherry Blossom Festival: Parade

Constitution Avenue between 7th and 17th Streets
Sat. Apr 13, 2019

Cherry Blossom Festival: Pink Tie Party

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Fri. Mar 22, 2019
A program ofCultureCapital Sponsors