Celebrate Japanese and Japanese American culture in San Francisco's Japantown! The Festival will be held on Post Street between Laguna and Fillmore Streets. There will be food booths, cultural performances, martial arts, live bands, the annual Queen Program, and more. The Grand Parade will be held on the second Sunday of the Festival, beginning at City Hall and concluding in Japantown
The 52nd Annual Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates Japanese culture with performances, martial arts and food booths. Several performers from Japan will attend, as well as Japanese classical (Buyo) and folk dance (Minyo) groups from the Bay Area. The grand parade begins at 1 pm on April 21 at City Hall and concludes in Japantown.