While the Cherry Blossom Festival 2017 is just around the corner, it is time for our party poppers to pack their bags and invite their friends to join them this April in San Francisco. Since getting to the exact location is the first question we need to ponder over, worry not, because our Party bus service Tucson is headed towards the festival and we have enough room to serve you and your friends.
So, what is this festival about? It comes as a surprise to a lot of people, especially the ones who are new to the country or haven’t ever heard about any peace-making fun event between Japan and United States. This year, the festival will mark its 50th birthday, which will start from 8-9 and 15-16 April. So this is an ideal time to visit the famous and beautiful Japan town of the San Francisco.
Nihonmachi, the amusing Japan town in the San Francisco is an ideal place to visit if you are thrilling to join the Cherry Blossom festival. Our party bus service Tucson will take you just in time to this magnificent place where you can witness the beauties of Japanese Culture, as if you are visiting the Japan without a passport.
The Japan town is abandoned with Western Addition of San Francisco, located along Gough, Pine, Geary and Fillmore streets. It has been 111 years since this beautiful town was created, which had its earlier settlements at the Jessie and Stevenson Streets that was deteriorated after the unfortunate fire and earthquake of 1906.
The annual Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival is indeed one of the splendid celebrations which draws over 200, 00 people each year to show off the best of Japanese tradition and culture. Although most of the activities are free at the Japan Center headquarter but there are some which are paid and carry significance over others. But it does not make other unpaid activities any less interesting. Since you will have two weekends to celebrate at this place, make sure you bring all the traveling essentials with you.
The festival carries a lot of actions, including the Grand Parade that is the milestone and the most visited event. It starts from the Civil Center on the 16th of April, around 1 pm in the noon. Each year, hundreds of performances from various regions of Japan as well as California. This way, people attending the festival get to see the best of Japanese culture.
People also get a chance to indulge in the incredibly tasty cultural food of Japan by many non-profit groups, where you can eat and buy fancy stuff from the arts and crafts centers. There is something for the kids as well in the Hello Kitty Café Truck where you can bring your kids on the first weekend at the festival.
All in all, the Cherry Blossom Festival is your way to get to know about the Japanese Culture, its diversity and its link with the United States. This peace treaty is here for only once a year, so make the most of it.