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National Cherry Blossom Festival, Washington, DC
Saturday, April 12, 2014
7:30 AM to 7:30 PM


  • Where to Purchase Tickets: Tickets may be purchased on a first-come first-serve basis from March 28 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at International Coffee Hour, and on Wednesday, April 2 from 12-2pm. All sales will occur in the Living Room at 44 Kent Way.

    Ticket Cost: $20 per person (includes transportation and light breakfast). Please bring your UD ID with you. Each international student and scholar may purchase up to a maximum of 3 (three) tickets.

    Itinerary: We will leave from 44 Kent Way on April 12 at 7:30am. The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade commences at 10am. You are free to explore the Constitution Mall area which includes monuments such as the Lincoln Memorial and the numerous national galleries (Smithsonian, Air and Space Museum, etc.) or continue to enjoy the festivities of the National Cherry Blossom Festival. Designated volunteers will lead groups around the area. We will introduce the GOAs to you on the bus if you are interested in exploring in small groups. We will meet up at the designated location to board the bus by 5:00pm and return to 44 Kent Way.

    Check-in and Breakfast:
    Please arrive early to check in and receive your complementary light breakfast. We encourage you to wear comfortable clothes and shoes and check the weather reports for Washington D.C. the day of the trip.

    Questions? You can contact our programming team with questions at oissprograms@udel.edu.