Orange County Cherry Blossom Festival

Fri Apr 14, 2023 - Sun Apr 16, 2023
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Repeating every days through April 16, 2023.
Various times
Age: All ages
Price: Free admission

The Orange County Cherry Blossom Festival is an annual spring celebration of Japanese and Japanese American culture in Southern California. Each year the festival brings together a broad spectrum of performers and activities that span the traditional to the contemporary.

Taiko drumming, minyo, classical dance, gagaku music, origami, ikebana are presented alongside cosplay contests, anime characters, electronic music, jazz, video game tournaments and beyond.

The festival offers the opportunity to taste the best of Japanese food and drink vendors in the region.

The event includes the Sakura Night Market on Friday and Saturday evenings.


Friday: 5pm - 10pm
Saturday: 10am - 10pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.