Cherry Blossom Festivals: NYC Parks 2019

Every spring, New York City celebrates the beauty of the season’s cherry blossoms with festivals that honor this rite of spring and Japanese culture. Join us in celebrating cherry blossoms at their peak!

cherry blossoms in Central Park

Central Park’s Cherry Blossom Tours
Enjoy cherry blossom season in the heart of Manhattan on a tour with a park guide to hundreds of cherry trees around the Central Park Reservoir.

Cherry Blossom Festivals Events

Saturday, April 20, 2019

APR20

15th Annual Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival

at Pavilion & Astral Fountain (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This event features live drum performances (Taiko), a traditional Japanese chorus, a Japanese folk dance, and a tea ceremony.
Free!

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

APR27

Sakura Matsuri 2019: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Cherry Blossom Festival

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sakura Matsuri, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s annual cherry blossom festival, celebrates Japanese culture with a rich program of events including live music and Japanese-inspired food.

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Sunday, April 28, 2019

APR28

Sakura Matsuri 2019: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Cherry Blossom Festival

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sakura Matsuri, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s annual cherry blossom festival, celebrates Japanese culture with a rich program of events including live music and Japanese-inspired food.

Must See
Event

Saturday, May 4, 2019

MAY4

Cherry Blossom Festival

at Urban Farm (in Randall’s Island Park), Manhattan, Field 62 – 63 (in Randall’s Island Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate the spring season at this annual free festival on Randall’s Island!
Free!

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