52nd Annual Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival
Posted By awagner on April 4, 2019
Each year, over 220,000 people attend this dazzling display showcasing the vibrant colors and grace of the Japanese culture and the diversity of the Japanese American Community.
Dates: April 13-14, 2019 | 11 am to 6 pm and April 20-21, 2019 | 11 am to 6 pm
Location: Japantown (Post and Buchanan Streets), San Francisco
The Grand Parade will be held on Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 1 pm, beginning at Civic Center, proceeding up Polk to Post Street and ending in Japantown at Post and Fillmore streets.
A number of performers from Japan will also grace us with their presence. Japanese classical (Buyo) and folk dance (Minyo) groups representing the Bay Area will perform throughout the parade route like a myriad of floating butterflies.