National Cherry Blossom Festival: Petalpalooza

Sat Apr 8, 2023
1:00pm to 9:00pm ET
Capitol Riverfront at the Yards

Celebrate the cherry blossoms at Yards Park with live music, a beer garden for parents, family-friendly hands-on activities, interactive art installations, and more. The day's events conclude with a fireworks show.

The evening closes with the Official National Cherry Blossom Festival Fireworks Show set to music starting at 8:30pm, visible from both the Capitol Waterfront and Anacostia Park.

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