What is the best time to see the cherry blossoms in Washington, DC? The average peak bloom date, which is when 70% of the flowers of the cherry blossom trees are open, is around April 4. In the past, peak bloom has occurred as early as March 15 and as late as April 18. The entire blooming period can last up to 14 days, which includes the days leading up to peak bloom.
Do you need tickets for Cherry Blossom Festival DC? This year’s kick-off to the Cherry Blossom Festival will be on Sunday, March 20, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. at Warner Theatre, 513 13th Street, NW & via livestream where world-famous performers will entertain guests. Tickets are free, but require online registrations.
How long is the Cherry Blossom Festival in DC? The National Cherry Blossom Festival is March 20 – April 17 and offers an array of celebratory events that feature local businesses and provide a riveting showcase for Japanese culture.
Are the cherry blossoms blooming in Washington, DC yet? Washington DC’s cherry blossoms reached peak bloom on March 21. They are now done for the year. You can find the most updates from the 2022 bloom here.