It's Cherry Blossom Time in Washington, DC
In 1912, an incredible gift of 3,000 cherry blossom trees was bestowed on Washington, DC by Tokyo, Japan. Rooted strongly and surviving outside elements, the trees have withstood the test of time –
This year, In celebration of the Cherry Blossom Centennial, Washington, D.C will paint the town PINK - for the nation's greatest springtime celebration....
The National Cherry Blossom Festival....currently in progress
A living reminder of International Friendship, the celebration will run through April 27, 2012
For more information, visit the Nationalcherryblossomfestival. org
A pretty sweet way to spend a Saturday, I must say!
I am sharing these beautiful photos with my friends over at
What are you up to this Saturday?