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2019 FESTIVAL DATES

MARCH 20 – APRIL 14, 2019

The National Cherry Blossom Festival, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting the beauty of nature and international friendship. Learn more about our year-round programs, events and educational initiatives that enhance our environment, showcase arts and culture and build community spirit.

OUR SPONSORS

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National Cherry Blossom Festival Wins 14 Industry Pinnacle Awards

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is thrilled to have won 14 coveted Pinnacle Awards from the International Festivals and Events Association (IFEA). Each year, IFEA recognizes outstanding accomplishments and top quality creative, promotional, operational and …

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WHEN YOU ARRIVE

CUSTOMIZE YOUR EXPERIENCE

Check out all of our great resources to help you plan where to stay, where to eat and what to do once you’re here.
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Where to Stay

Check out this list of springtime hotel packages and deals in the region.

Plan a Tour

Experience the blossoms as part of the many special events and tours available.

GET INVOLVED

We’re dedicated to building community spirit in the metro Washington and surrounding Tidal Basin areas through initiatives that beautify our neighborhoods, involve and educate our youth, and highlight the best the area has to offer.

GRAB SOME FESTIVAL GEAR!

Shop for the latest and greatest gear supporting the National Cherry Blossom Festival!