A turnaround in West Potomac Park was misplaced, so the race was 80 yards shorter than the full 10 miles runners thought it was.
Dreary, gray skies full of rain gave way to an abundance of sunshine just as performers from all over the world lined up for the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade. See photos and video.
The National Park Service and the National Cherry Blossom Festival have many activities that offer the chance to enjoy the beauty of the blooms and spring in D.C.
With the cherry blossoms approaching peak bloom, Metro is preparing for big crowds. Here’s what to expect with getting around D.C. this weekend.
Metro is limiting weekend track work for the next few weeks due to expected Cherry Blossom crowds around the National Mall. Here’s what you need to know.
The blossoms are expected to reach the third stage of development — extension of florets — pretty quickly. This year’s peak bloom period is predicted to be April 3–6.
Saturday’s weather forecast did not affect the cherry blossoms, promising pretty views for The Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run. The run hosted thousands of participants around the Tidal Basin, causing crowds and road closures Sunday morning.
The park service tweeted that its “indicator tree” on the National Mall hit full bloom Thursday. The tree usually reaches peak bloom seven to 10 days ahead of the other Yoshino trees, the National Park Service said.
It’s too early to know when the cherry trees around the Tidal Basin will be at peak bloom, but many trees around the Monumental Core are already bursting with vernal color. See photos.
Despite how much warm weather might have you thinking about blooming cherry blossoms and ditching heavier jackets, don’t move too fast. Cold weather will return.
The cherry blossoms on the National Mall are nearly at peak bloom, the National Park Service reported Wednesday afternoon.
Snowflakes and cherry petals could coincide in the final acts of an ambivalent winter season.
Thanks to a chilly, steady rain on Saturday, there weren’t crowds of people at the Tidal Basin for the National Cherry Blossom Festival — nor were there crowds of blossoms.
The keepers of the Tidal Basin’s cherry blossom trees will be on high alert this weekend with a dose of cold weather forecast to move into the area Sunday.
WASHINGTON — The cherry blossoms are revealing their beauty, and after a long, cold winter, they are a welcome sight. The cherry blossoms are expected to be in peak bloom Saturday through Tuesday — just…
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.