MWAA Celebrates the National Cherry Blossom Festival

Published: March 09, 2018

Park. Shop. Dine. Join us as we celebrate the National Cherry Blossom Festival with entertainment and specials in Reagan National and Dulles International airports.


The 2019 National Cherry Blossom Festival is coming to the nation's capital, March 20 – April 15. The event commemorates the 107th anniversary of the gift of the cherry blossom trees and the enduring friendship between the United States and Japan. Explore the official events schedule and our celebration in the airport.

Park for Just $10 a Day

In town for the event? Park in the garages B & C for $10, maximum stay is 8 hours. Use the promo code: Cherry2019. Reserve now.

Enjoy Cherry Blossom Park at Dulles International 

Beginning March 19, indulge in the tranquility of our pop-up Cherry Blossom themed indoor park between Gate A32 and Gate B37.

March 21

  • 12:30 PM- 1:00pm - Grand Opening celebration of Ralph Lauren Polo and Dior at the Cherry Blossom Park between Gate A32 and Gate B37.
  • 1:00pm-5:00pm - Cherry Blossom Park Party with live DJ and Dior Fragrance-themed mocktail bar between Gate A32 and Gate B37.

Enjoy an Art Workshop

April 4

Yoshiko O. Weick- Sumie art workshop, 10:00- 12:00pm in National Hall (across from IL Viaggio).

Shop, Dine and Pick Up Your Free Gift with Purchase

Cherry Blossom tote

March 22-April 15

Stores and restaurants throughout the airport will celebrate the festival with cherry blossom themed souvenirs, apparel, food, and drink promotions.

Purchase over $100 (pre-tax) at two or more retail or food locations and receive a free commemorative National Cherry Blossom Festival Canvas Tote Bag.* (retail value $30).

You can redeem their receipts for the gift at the following locations:



*While supplies last. Limit one gift per customer. Receipts must be from 2 separate stores or restaurants. Same day purchases only.

Enter to Win Free Tickets to National Cherry Blossom Festival Events

Every Monday we will feature a Cherry Blossom photo of the week on our Facebook pages. Follow: Reagan National | Dulles International
If you like the photo, it enters you to win free tickets to Festival events. See rules and details.