This weekend marked the annual Brooklyn Botanic Garden's Sakura Matsuri festival, which celebrates blossoming cherry trees and even more colorful cosplayers who don elaborate, sometimes other-worldly outfits and happily pose for pictures. [ more › ]
You said yes to the sparkler, have the venue all lined up, photographer is booked and it’s time for those engagement snaps, so what’s missing? Cue the springtime showers and we don’t mean rain! There’s nothing quite as festive and seasonally stunning as cherry blossoms – and for those who can’t see them in person, we rounded up our […]
The parade, a highlight of the Cherry Blossom Festival, is just one of many events that will crowd the District.
Right now is one of the most festive seasons in Washington D.C. No, it is not because of the current presidential race, or even because it is spring. It is most admired because of the beautiful cherry blossom trees. From approximately...Show More Summary
A graphic shows where Cherry Blossom Festival ridership is concentrated each year.
The Nationals have two exhibition games scheduled. Meanwhile, several of the Cherry Blossom Festival's popular events are planned for Saturday and Sunday.
The annual cherry blossom festival brings millions of people to D.C. On the second day of peak bloom, The Post headed to the Tidal Basin. We ran into a couple from Baltimore. Here's what happened.
The DC cherry blossoms are peaking in the next couple of days and the National Mall and Tidal Basin are going to turn into a beautiful madhouse with bumper to bumper traffic. The silver lining for drivers? At least you’ll have plenty of time to take in the blooms. Here are my tips for maximizing […]
An estimated crowd of 1.5 million is expected to find their way to the Tidal Basin and witness the awesomeness of cherry blossoms there, which were earlier expected to peak on March 23 and 24, according to the National Park Service.
The blossoms will draw big crowds to the Tidal Basin and the National Mall as the festival holds its opening events. Metro has suspended the weekend track work program.
Plus, a map of the Tidal Basin and its surrounding area.
The FAA reminds cherry blossom fans to leave their drones at home.
Reagan National and Dulles will feature pink lighting and blossom-themed promotions.
The Cherry Blossom Festival starts Sunday, perhaps amid snow, and Metrorail has suspended its regular weekend track work for the festival.
Kick off the National Cherry Blossom Festival, celebrate Maryland Day, sample cider and Basque cuisine and enjoy some bluegrass with your beer.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, D.C., may draw more than a million visitors, but the city’s 3,750 cherry trees pale in comparison to Macon’s 350,000. Here’s how the Southern celebration stacks up to its counterpart in the nation’s capital.
Don’t be blindsided by the blooms. Know how to reach — or avoid — festival events.
Peak bloom is predicted to hit before the festival even begins. [ more › ]
The gift of spring keeps giving. [ more › ]
Make plans for the big events, big crowds and slow travel during the springtime festival. Here are some tips on getting around.