{SOLD OUT} Cherry Blossom Festival

When:
March 11, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
2017-03-11T09:00:00-08:00
2017-03-11T16:00:00-08:00
Where:
Descanso Gardens
1418 Descanso Dr
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
USA
Cost:
Free with $9 admission to the Gardens
Contact:
Descanso Gardens
(818) 949-4200

Our most popular festival returns with two weekends of live music, origami, good food and beautiful blooms throughout the garden. Activities free with admission unless otherwise noted.

TICKETS TO THE CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL HAVE SOLD OUT.

There are no more general admission tickets to the Cherry Blossom Festival. Due to parking and traffic concerns, we are only allowing visitors with Cherry Blossom Festival tickets to enter Descanso Gardens on March 11–12.

DESCANSO GARDENS MEMBERS

Descanso Gardens members have access to the Gardens 364 days a year. We will have a special line for Descanso Gardens members without tickets the day of the Festival. For more information, please call (818) 952-4390.

Discovery Stations | 10am – 4pm
Learn about cherry trees and related plants at these exploration tables.

Origami | 11am – 3pm
Try the art of paper folding with help from experts.

Camellia Lounge | 10am – 4pm
Purchase Japanese influenced cuisine, including tempura and sushi selections.

Cherry Blossom Walks | 11am, 2pm
Meet in Center Circle to take a guided walk with our experts to learn about cherry blossoms and other flowering trees.

Performance by Minyo Station | 1pm & 3pm
Minyo Station presents a jazzy style of Japanese folk music blending traditional Japanese music, Minyo, with various genres of Western music.

Performance by On Ensemble | 11am, 1pm & 3pm
On Ensemble is at the forefront of a growing artistic movement in the Japanese taiko drumming world. On Ensemble has made a name for itself by infusing the powerful rhythms of taiko with overtone singing, odd meter grooves and soaring melodies.

descanso japanese bridge
Image: © John Stanley