Welcome to the Cherry Blossom Festival Website! 

We Are PIVOTING for 2021!

The Cherry Blossom Festival website will be updated throughout the year with exciting new content so you can enjoy a taste of the Japanese culture all year long until we meet again in person in June 2022.

Our first NEW initiative involves YOU!

Send us a 20-second video clip (horizontal orientation, please) about

what you love about the Cherry Blossom Festival such as:

– Your favorite food, performances, or marketplace vendors

– A special memory with family or friends

– Something that sparked an interest in Japanese culture that led to a take a trip to Japan, join a martial arts club, watch a Japanese movie, go to a karaoke bar, etc.

We will feature your video clips on our website and social media!

Upload your video here!

Cherry Blossom Festival co-presenters Sakura Foundation and Tri-State/Denver Buddhist Temple appreciate the support we have received over the past 49 years from hundreds of dedicated volunteers, sponsors, performers, marketplace vendors, community members, and attendees.  With your support, the festival will bring many more years of Japanese culture and community to Sakura Square!

Please make a donate today to Sakura Foundation and/or Tri-State/Denver Buddhist Temple!  

Thank you for your support!

Donate to the festival co-presenters TODAY!
Thank you for your support!
Tri-State/Denver Buddhist Temple
Sakura Foundation

Fans of taiko drumming, teriyaki chicken, sake and Japanese artwork and wares won’t want to miss this year’s Cherry Blossom Festival – “Sakura Matsuri” in Japanese.

The Annual Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates the Japanese heritage and culture through live entertainment, food and drink, a marketplace and informative exhibits and demonstrations.



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