Note: Festival applications are open to applicants that provide some relevance to the Japanese/Japanese American community, culture or heritage.

2018 Arts and Crafts Booth Application

The Arts and Crafts Fair showcases the talent of handcrafted products and designs of artisans from across the country encompassing the theme of the festival. The Arts & Crafts Fair will be hosted on Buchanan Street between Post and Sutter streets from 11am to 6pm on all four weekend days of the festival. Space is limited and we highly recommend that you submit your application as soon as possible. Booth spaces will not be reserved without payment. Booth applications are now open for 2018.

Please review the Arts & Crafts Policies & Guidelines before applying.
If you are interested in participating in this year’s event email

2018 Food Bazaar Booth Application

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Food Bazaar area is a wonderful fundraising opportunity for local NON-PROFIT organizations. Due to limited space, applications are available by invitation only. If your Non-Profit Organization is interested in participating, email us at

Food booths are for “not for profit” community organizations only.  For-profit organizations are prohibited.

2018 Grand Parade Application

The Grand Parade features over 50 floats and performers from marching bands, civic officials and guest performers from Japan. Applications for 2018 are now closed.

To inquire about participating in next year’s Festival Parade, contact Eric Ching at
Please review the NCCBF Grand Parade Policies and Guidelines before applying.

Sakura 360 Area Booth Application

This year Sakura 360 area will be open for two weekends, April 14th & 15th and April 21st & 22nd.
Vendor booth applications are now open. To apply, please complete the 2018 NCCBF Cherry Blossom Festival Sakura 360 Vendor Application Form.
Please review the Policies and Guidelines before applying.