National Cherry Blossom Festival

The Nation's Greatest Springtime Celebration

WASHINGTON, DC

MARCH 20 - APRIL 12, 2015
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Join Us for the 42nd Capital Classic

On April 24, The National Cherry Blossom Festival and the Capital Classic team up for the 42nd annual Capital Classic from 6 to 10 p.m. As the most legendary high school basketball all state game in the country, this regional game plays the very best senior basketball players from the DMV. The Capital Classic will […] More »
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National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade Presented By Events DC To Be Syndicated Nationally

 Tune into syndicated coverage of DC’s largest spectator event and energy-filled Parade for one hour of giant colorful helium balloons, elaborate floats, marching bands from across the country, celebrity entertainers, and performers as they burst down the Parade route in a grand spectacle of music and entertainment. See full list of extended syndicated coverage below: Abilene […] More »

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Blossoms Still in Bloom!

Washington D.C.’s famous cherry blossoms will be in peak bloom through the early part of the week, accompanied today with perfect weather for blossom viewing! With the absence of extremely bad weather, the trees are expected to continue to look amazing for at least several days. Come out to the Tidal Basin and National Mall […] More »

Passport DC Celebration Kicks Off

Join the international celebration with Passport DC 2015. Passport DC is a month-long journey around the world highlighting DC’s thriving international diplomatic community and its lively and varied international culture. Presented by Cultural Tourism DC, the annual month-long event is a spectacle featuring 100-plus globally inspirited experiences, from music, dance and other performances to food […] More »

The 42nd Capital Classic

Since its inaugural year in 1974 The Capital Classic has featured such NCAA and NBA stars Magic Johnson, Moses Malone, Michael Jordan, James Worthy, Patrick Ewing, Danny Ferry, Dennis Scott, Ralph Sampson, Kenny Anderson, Grant Hill, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Dwight Howard and many many other outstanding basketball players. More »
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Join Us for the 42nd Capital Classic

On April 24, The National Cherry Blossom Festival and the Capital Classic team up for the 42nd annual Capital Classic from 6 to 10 p.m. As the most legendary high school basketball all state game in the country, this regional game plays the very best senior basketball players from the DMV. The Capital Classic will […] More »