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Sakura Matsuri, Several Anniversary Parties, and More Weekend Food Events

The weekend ahead, for eaters

Missy Frederick is the Cities Director for Eater.

1) Sakura Matsuri

What: This celebration of Japanese culture (and food) in honor of the National Cherry Blossom Festival moves to a new location this year in Navy Yard.

When: Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where: M Street and New Jersey Ave. SE in Navy Yard

2) Truckeroo returns

What: The Navy Yard food truck-fest comes back for the season.

When: Friday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Where: The Bullpen, 1299 Half Street SE

3) DC Brau Five-Year Anniversary

What: Live music, five collaborative brews and more will all be on hand for the brewery's party, with The Sword headlining.

When: Saturday, starting at 1 p.m.

Where: DC Brau, 3178 N Bladensburg Road NE

4) Cochon 555

What: The annual pig fest facing top chefs against each other returns to D.C.

When: Sunday, 5 p.m.

Where: Union Market Dock 5, 1309 5th St. NE

5) Pike Rose Pig Roast

What: The Maryland development hosts a block party with roast pig with sidewalk sales and other events, too.

When: Sunday, 12-4 p.m.

Where: Pike & Rose, 11580 Old Georgetown Road, Rockville, Md.

ALSO THIS WEEKEND: Cochon's pre-event Asian Speakeasy at the Source Friday...a Thibaut-Jannison wine tasting at The Source is scheduled for Saturday at 6 p.m....Red Hen's third anniversary means special sparkling wines Friday and Saturday evening...Masseria is hosting a courtyard party Saturday at 2 p.m....Maketto's anniversary means activities all day long Sunday, from ice cream to DJs to a new breakfast menu launch.