CANCELED Huntington Beach Cherry Blossom Festival

Fri Mar 13, 2020
Various times
All ages
Free admission
Huntington Central Park

UPDATE:  The OC Cherry Blossom Festival is canceled for 2021 due to current health restrictions


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 - 9pm
Saturday: 10am - 9pm
Sunday: 10am - 4pm

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