It's Really The Most Wonderful Time of Year: Cherry Blossom Season in DC

Photo: Mark Tegethoff

The 2022 Cherry Blossom Festival is the 110th anniversary of the gift of trees from the Mayor of Tokyo to Washington, DC. All your favorite  Signature Events are back & in person. The National Cherry Blossom Festival offers free live performances and educational opportunities from March 19 – April 3 at the Tidal Basin Welcome Area. The National Park Service will offer Ranger talks, Bloomin’ Junior Ranger activities, and more. The daily live performances on the ANA stage presented by All Nippon Airways will take place 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. and showcase a cross-cultural mix of American, Japanese and other performing arts. A full list of performers and performance schedules can be viewed here.