2021 National Cherry Blossom Festival (Virtual) | Kids Out and About Pittsburgh

2021 National Cherry Blossom Festival (Virtual)

*The event has already taken place on this date: Sun, 04/11/2021
The beloved tradition of celebrating springtime returns in a whole new way! The Festival invites residents, visitors and fans from across the globe to “step into spring” with a diverse variety of experiences that include both virtual and personal elements while prioritizing the health and safety of everyone involved. The 2021 National Cherry Blossom Festival is March 20 – April 11 – for the full schedule of events, visit our website.

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email mindy@kidsoutandabout.com so we can update it immediately.

Blossom Kite Fly

Broaden your kite-making skills or deepen your general kite knowledge with virtual workshops and demos beginning on March 15. Then, take to the skies from your own backyard March 27th & 28th and contribute your kite-flying merriment to our online community! Blossom Kite Fly is sponsored by Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.


Opening Ceremony 

On March 20, watch the ceremonial start to the Festival as performers from Japan and DC bring to your living room a celebration of the season with artistry and spectacle. Co-presented with The Japan Foundation.


Celebration Show 

Tune in to our special “love letter” to blossoms and DC in springtime, as the National Cherry Blossom Festival Celebration Show presented by Events DC debuts online Friday, April 9. Celebrated entertainment sing and dance the glories of the season in an hour-long production to be enjoyed by the entire family.


Cherry Blossom Viewing 

See the blossoming trees from the birds-eye view of BloomCam or enjoy tours of the Tidal Basin from the comfort and safety of your home as the Festival and its partners provide a variety of ways to see the blossoms.

Visit our website to see our complete list and view additional details.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


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National Cherry Blossom Festival
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Various Times- see dates on website