National Cherry Blossom Festival
The National Cherry Blossom Festival has something for everyone!
Each spring the Nation's Capitol is in full bloom with the most gorgeous cherry blossom trees in America on display along the Tidal Basin. The festival commemorates the 1912 gift of 3,000 trees from Japan. From the opening ceremony to parade finale, the Cherry Blossom festival spans over 4 weekends and welcomes 1.5 million visitors, with special events taking place all over the District. Please check the official website for details.