April 8, 2017
10:30 AM to 6:00 PM
$8 advance purchase for adults (until April 8), children under 12 enter for free
Capitol Riverfront neighborhood
M Street and New Jersey Avenue, SE in the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood, Washington, DC 20003
Sakura Matsuri Japanese Street Festival
The Sakura Matsuri—Japanese Street Festival, the largest one-day celebration of Japanese culture in the U.S., returns to the streets of D.C. on Saturday, April 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Held the same day as the Parade, this rain-or-shine event brings vibrant performances to four stages showcasing 30 cumulative hours of programming.
The daylong cultural celebration, presented by the Japan-America Society of Washington DC, welcomes more than 80 cultural groups, arts vendors and food booths to our celebration.