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Cherry Blossom Family Day!
Celebrate National Cherry Blossom Festival with lantern making at Yards Park on April 16th, 2016! There will be two sessions of lantern making for children and adults, at 10:00 am and at 12:00 pm. As an official event of the National Cherry Blossom Festival, the lantern making day will feature a variety of Japanese cultural activities, as well as a moon bounce for all children to enjoy.
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Sakura Matsuri 2016
On April 16, 2016, the Capitol Riverfront explodes with Japanese culture celebrating the National Cherry Blossom Festival, featuring its annual Lantern Making Family Day AND welcoming the 56th-annual Sakura Matsuri Japanese Street Festival! Produced by the Japan-America Society, Sakura Matsuri shares their love of Japanese culture and traditions with art, cuisine, and performances from 11am-6pm. Get your tickets today!

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Inclement Weather Plan
If bad weather is forecasted during scheduled park activities, we will decide to proceed or cancel by 2pm for evening events, and 10pm for events the next morning. Check our facebook & twitter for the announcement, or sign up for an alert from the Capitol Riverfront e-newsletter (link below).

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