The nation’s capital attracts thousands of visitors each year for the National Cherry Blossom Festival, but you can find ways to beat the crowd across the region.
You won’t miss peak bloom after all—the Trust for the National Mall has launched a live cam of the blooms.
You may not be able to celebrate the National Cherry Blossom Festival this year, but that doesn’t mean your closet can’t bloom.
The annual festival may be canceled, but you can still purchase artwork and merchandise made by graphic designer and artist Matt Long.
Based on the District of Columbia’s Department of Health recommendations, the festival is postponing and canceling some events through March 31.
It’s official: You can catch the cherry blossoms in all their glory at the tail end of March, according to the National Park Service.