Spring has sprung in the District, and that can only mean one thing: cherry blossom season is here. For a few weeks, tourists arrive en masse and locals wake up earlier than normal for a chance to avoid the crowds and take in the floral attraction at peak bloom. Restaurants across the area also capitalize on the hype and unveil their rendition of themed cocktails, plates, and other activations.
The 2023 National Cherry Blossom Festival runs from March 18 through April 16, with peak bloom expected from March 22 to 25.
This year feels like a true return to pre-pandemic traditions, so stock up on allergy medication and scroll on for standout specials across D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.Read More