This cherry blossom season, soak in the pink and white wonders as you wander Alexandria’s red-brick sidewalks, or see the blossoms up close with bike tours from Pedego Electric Bikes and Unlimited Biking. Beginning on March 18, 2022, take a Water Taxi to the Wharf for a short jaunt to the Tidal Basin, or take the Monuments Cruise past the Hains Point blossoms and into Georgetown, beginning March 19. On April 10, attend Torpedo Factory Art Center’s “Cherry Blossom Jubilee,” a free satellite event of the National Cherry Blossom Festival, complete with Japanese taiko drumming, cherry blossom-themed artwork and more.
Savor food and drink specials such as Turkish Coffee Lady’s seasonal cherry blossom blend and themed presentation. Sample Lost Boy Cider’s cherry blossom cider, or try “The Blossom” cocktail at Lena’s Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap. Unwind with a paint-by-number cherry blossom sip-and-paint workshop from Shop Made in DC on March 26 and April 26.