Cherry Blossom Grand Ball -
Friday, April 12th, 2019

Join top officials and diplomatic leaders for one of our nation's most beloved spring traditions – the Official Cherry Blossom Grand Ball presented by the National Conference of State Societies (NCSS). Enjoy a cocktail and sushi reception, a plated multi-course dinner with dessert, an exciting program that includes many special guests along with the introduction of the 2019 Cherry Blossom Princesses and the official coronation of the new United States Cherry Blossom Queen with the priceless Mikimoto Crown, a silent auction, and dancing! This is an event not to be missed!


Time: 6:00 PM to 11 PM


Location: JW Marriott (1331 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004)


Individual Ticket Pricing:

$175 Early Bird (Sales End March 18th)

$200 Standard General Admission (Sales March 19th - March 31st)

$225 Last Chance Admission (Sales April 1st - April 7th)


Attire: Black Tie Optional


The Cherry Blossom Princess Program is a cultural, educational, and professional development program for women leaders ages 19 to 24 held each year during one week of the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, DC. Since 1948, State and Territorial Societies along with many Embassies and Consulates in Washington, DC have enabled more than 3,000 young women leaders from across the United States and world to participate in this program and the celebration of the unique and enduring friendship between the United States and Japan.

Rooms have been acquired at the JW Marriott for discounted rate of $249 plus tax:

National Conference of State Societies

P.O. Box 75541

Washington, DC 20013

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