Cherry Blossom Grand Ball -
Friday, April 3rd, 2020 CANCELLED

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 2020 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: Capital Hilton (1001 16th St. NW, Washington, DC 20036)


Individual Ticket Pricing:

$205 Standard General Admission (Sales March 9th - March 22nd)

$230 Last Chance Admission (Sales March 23rd - March 29th)


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 Capital Hilton for discounted rate of $239 (double occupancy) plus tax: 


National Conference of State Societies

P.O. Box 75541

Washington, DC 20013

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