2018 Cherry Blossom Festival News

2018 Cherry Blossom Festival News

We have some exciting news about The Festival at Central City Park! Check it out. The Festival at Central City Park, presented by Coca-Cola and Drew Exposition, is the heart and hub of the Cherry Blossom Capital of the World, featuring 10 days of magnificent midway...
Cherry Blossom IFEA Awards 2017

Cherry Blossom IFEA Awards 2017

The Festival is thrilled to announce that we were presented with 12 awards in the prestigious IFEA/Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Awards competition. an international award ceremony established by the International Festivals & Events Association Awards were won...
Painting the Town Pink

Painting the Town Pink

How’d they do that? A crew from our Facilities Management Department hit the streets of Macon-Bibb this week to paint the famous cherry blossoms all over downtown! Painting our streets pink from MBTV on Vimeo.
F-15 Flyover

F-15 Flyover

We are excited to announce that Robins Air Force Base will be sending an F-15 flyover by the 339th Flight Test Squadron. That will be for the annual parade this year, which will be on March 26th at 4 p.m. on Cherry and Mulberry Streets.

Jaime Kaplan – 2017 Cherry Blossom Parade Grand Marshal

The Cherry Blossom Festival announces Jaime Kaplan as the 2017 Cherry Blossom Parade Grand Marshal! The Annual Parade is Sunday, March 26, at 4 pm on Cherry and Mulberry Streets. Visit cherryblossom.com for more information or applications to participate. Jaime has...
Car Painting

Car Painting

Don’t miss our annual car painting event this Saturday, Feb 25. from 10-4, at Riverside United Methodist Church featuring artist Arrin Freeman! https://cherryblossom.com/event/cherry-blossom-car-painting/
Congratulations to our 2017 Cherry Blossom Royalty Court!

Congratulations to our 2017 Cherry Blossom Royalty Court!

Sadie Frame – Queen Alexis Austin- Princess 1st Runner Up Sarah Beth Heath – Princess, 2nd Runner Up & Miss Congeniality Nykeria Hill – Miss Congeniality Debbie Malone – Senior Queen Valerie Wynn – Senior Princess Carly Hicks –...
Top Dogs Poodle Paintings

Top Dogs Poodle Paintings

Local artists have painted 35 amazing poodles in celebration of this year’s 35th festival! As a way to recognize the artists and their efforts, the Think Pink Committee is hosting an online competition to select the “Top Dogs” whose artists will be...
‘Thank You’ From The Festival!

‘Thank You’ From The Festival!

The Cherry Blossom Festival extends our deepest heartfelt thanks to all who made the 2016 Festival a wonderful success! Sponsors View our White Diamond, Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze, Patron, & Supporter level sponsors. [one-half first] Wesleyan College Anita...