CANCELED - Cherry Blossom Celebration
CANCELED - Cherry Blossom Celebration
WhenSaturday, March 28, 2020, 12 – 4 PM
CategoriesCelebrations, Kids & Families
SponsorAsian Art Museum
VenueArthur M. Sackler Gallery, Freer Gallery of Art
Event LocationFreer and Sackler

Celebrate the National Cherry Blossom Festival at this special event for all ages! Explore Japanese art and culture by enjoying musical performances, making art, and taking a tour of Hokusai: Mad about Painting and Meeting Tessai. Try Japanese bookmaking, listen to taiko drumming, and join the kite festival on the National Mall. Japanese-inspired food and drink are available for purchase.

Take part in these activities:

  • Make a Japanese book with artists from Pyramid Atlantic
  • Decorate kites on the Freer plaza and fly them on the National Mall
  • Join a tour of Hokusai: Mad about Painting and Meeting Tessai
  • Check out Japanese painting materials with museum conservators
  • Enjoy taiko drumming on the Freer steps
  • Browse vintage kimono at a Kyoto Kimono trunk show
  • Purchase Japanese-inspired food and drink
Please note that this event schedule is subject to change due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

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