• Cherry Blossom Festival

    Cherry Blossom Festival

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Cherry blossom trees bloom along the Potomac River shortly before sunset.

Cherry blossom trees

John Kirkpatrick / NPS

2014 Event Dates

Trip Planning Resources

Services and Enrichment

Ranger Programs including kids' activities, talks, walks, bike tours, jogging tours, and more are a great way to enjoy the park, enjoy the blossoms, and learn in a leisurely setting.

Did You Know?


Kwanzan cherry blossoms emerge later than the prevalent Yoshino cherry blossoms. A large stand of Kwanzans may be found in East Potomac Park south of the George Mason Memorial. More...