Cherry Blossom in Washington
Washington, District of Columbia, USA, 20090330: The annual spectacular cherry blossom has started in Washington. The peak is set to be between April 1st and 4th.
Photo: Orjan F. Ellingvag/ www.camera-eye.com *** Local Caption *** The National Cherry Blossom Festival is DC’s signature springtime event. The 2009 Festival is March 28 – April
12, and features daily cultural performances, sporting events, arts & crafts, demonstrations and other special
events. The National Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates the 97th anniversary of the gift of the cherry blossom
trees and the enduring friendship between the citizens of the United States and Japan.