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Limited Free Tickets Available for Sing Into Spring Auditions!

28 vocalists from the DC area will audition live to perform in the Parade. More »

Purchase tickets to the Pink Tie Party fundraiser

Proceeds support the Festival, a 501-c-3 nonprofit. More »

Vote Now to Support Youth Programs

Help us win a KIND Causes grant to continue our tradition of supporting youth in the community. More »

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28 Finalists Selected for the Sing Into Spring Competition

Vocalists from the DC area will audition live to perform in the Parade. More »
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Parade Grandstand Tickets On Sale Now!

Standing room along the Parade route is free, but grandstand seats ensure the best view, and tickets are now on sale for individuals and groups of 10 or more. More »

Holiday Gifts Have Arrived

Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. More »

2015 Official Artwork Unveiled

Artist Jing Jing Tsong is known for her vibrant illustrations. More »

2015 Programming Announced

Partners, sponsors, and participants helped launch the 2015 Festival. More »
Call for Performers

Apply Now to Perform at the Tidal Basin

Entertain visitors on a signature stage and take part in the iconic welcome of spring. More »
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Festival Wins Eight Industry Pinnacle Awards

Attendees, community partners, sponsors, and supporters helped make the 2014 Festival a success. More »
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Three Cherry Trees Planted in Arlington

The Japan-America Society of Washington DC and Festival planted the trees at Arlington Central Library on September 25. More »
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You could win the chance to Sing Into Spring at the 2015 Parade

All DC, MD, and VA residents can enter the vocal competition now through November 14. More »
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Apply for the Prestigious Goodwill Ambassador Program

We’re looking for passionate and dedicated young adults in the DC area. More »