2022 Cherry Blossom Festival April 9 – 17

Reflections of Tohoku

Virtual Arts & Crafts Marketplace


56th Annual Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival

April 8-16, 2023

Welcome to the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival®, one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions and the largest Cherry Blossom Festival on the West coast. All are welcome to join in the festivities as we celebrate Japanese and Japanese American culture with you, live and in Person again!

Support our Festival by becoming a sponsor, volunteer, and/or attendee of this popular Japanese American community event. This event is free and open to the public.

Since 1968, the Festival serves to cultivate the continued alliance between Japan and the United States using culture as its bridge. Each year, over 220,000 people attend this dazzling display showcasing the vibrant colors and grace of the Japanese culture and the rich heritage and diversity of the Japanese American community.