The Pinkest Party On Earth!

Downtown Events

Whether you want to ride a float in the Parade, sign your Dachshund up to race down Third Street, get in on the excitement of bed racing, or expose your Food Truck to thousands of foodies each day, we have you covered. Choose the link below that applies to you to join in on the fun!

For more information about the Downtown Events, please contact our Marketing & Events Manager, Arah Adams.

Applications for 2022 Parade, Wiener Dog Race, Bed Race and Food Truck Frenzy are currently closed.

Arah Adams

Marketing & Events Manager

Carolyn Crayton Park

The Cherry Blossom Festival at Carolyn Crayton Park is our most popular venue. Thousands visit the park every year for free concerts, exhibits & shows, concessions & food and much more. Apply to become a part of this exciting venue. 

For more information about events at Carolyn Crayton Park, please contact our Director of Operations, Katie Hart.

Applications for 2022 Concessions, Entertainment Stage, Retail Vendors and Non-profit booth spaces are currently closed. 

Katie Hart

Director of Operations

Sanctioned Events

A sanctioned event is a Cherry Blossom Festival event not produced by its own staff. Instead, it is planned and funded by another group or organization that desires to connect their event with the festival. Apply today to be a part of the 2022 Cherry Blossom Festival – The Pinkest Party on Earth!

Applications for 2022 Sanctioned Events are currently closed. 

Robin Cochran

Merchandise & Administrative Manager

Cherry Blossom Royalty

The Cherry Blossom Festival is thrilled to shape this program on trend with other leaders in our industry. We select ambassadors through a process that allows us to understand the future court in a more personable manner and to crown individuals who are best fit to represent the Cherry Blossom Festival.

Applications for 2022 Royalty are currently closed. 

Scarlett Farr

Royalty Coordinator