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Sakura Matsuri Street Festival

  • The Yards/Capitol Riverfront M St and New Jersey Ave SE Washington, DC (map)

You're invited to visit the National Conference of State Societies (NCSS) Booth at the annual Sakura Matsuri Street Festival where you can learn more about the NCSS and meet the 2017 Cherry Blossom Queens and Princesses. The Cherry Blossom Queens and Princesses will also be making an appearance at 2:00 PM one of the performing stages.

Closest Metro Stop: Navy Yard/Ballpark (Green Line)

Cost:  $10 per person for all adults 13+ to enter the Sakura Matsuri Festival. For more information, please visit:

The Cherry Blossom Princess Program is a cultural, educational, and professional development program for women leaders ages 19 to 24 held each year during one week of the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, DC. Since 1948, State and Territorial Societies along with many Embassies and Consulates in Washington, DC have enabled more than 3,000 young women leaders from across the United States and world to participate in this program and the celebration of the unique and enduring friendship between the United States and Japan.