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14th Annual Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival

Saturday, April 21, 2018

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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Sakura Matsuri is an annual festival to celebrate the spring blossoming of the cherry trees at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. This event features live drum performances (Taiko), a traditional Japanese chorus, a Japanese folk dance, and a tea ceremony.

Location

Pavilion & Astral Fountain in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Queens
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Location Details:
This event will take place in the cherry blossom grove, west of the NYS Pavilion.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Japanese American Association of New York

Contact Number

(718) 760-6560

Categories

Concerts, Dance, Festivals, Cherry Blossom Festivals

Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2017

Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

Racquetball Room A will be closed on April 23 from 6:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and Racquetball Room B will be closed on April 24 from 6:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for repairs.
Anticipated Completion: 04/24/2018

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