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

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.

Please review the Arts & Crafts Policies & Guidelines before applying.

Applications for the 2019 festival are now closed and the Arts & Crafts Fair is unable to accommodate any more vendors. If you are interested in obtaining information about next year’s festival, please join our contact list at:

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, review the application cover letter for instructions on how to register online and requirements for participation.  Applications with supporting documentation must be received by February 15, 2019, using the electronic submission process.  Questions can be submitted to

Food booths are for “not for profit” community organizations only.  PROOF OF NON-PROFIT STATUS IS REQUIRED.

Grand Parade Application

The Grand Parade features over 50 floats and performers from marching bands, civic officials and guest performers from Japan.

Contact us to participate in the next Festival Parade.

Please review the NCCBF Grand Parade Policies and Guidelines before applying.

Sakura 360 Area Booth Application

The Sakura 360 Area will be open for both weekends of the Festival. Vendor booth applications are now open. To apply, please complete the Sakura 360 Vendor Application Form.

Please review the Policies and Guidelines before applying.