• Cherry Blossom Festival

    Cherry Blossom Festival

    District of Columbia



Recycle your plastic and aluminum beverage containers during the National Cherry Blossom Festival. Additional recylcing receptacles will be placed throughout most highly visited areas of the park including: Tidal Basin Parking Lot, Sylvan Theater (Washington Monument Grounds), FDR Memorial, Thomas Jefferson Memorial and MLK Memorial sites for your convenience.

Please help keep National Mall and Memorial Parks green by recycling your plastic and aluminum beverage containers in the appropriate recycling receptacles.

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...