The 2017 Cherry Blossom Queens and Princesses will be featured on three floats in the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade® presented by Events DC. The parade route runs along 10 blocks along Constitution Avenue and features floats, marching bands, celebrities, balloons, and performers from across the country. Spectators can view the parade for free along the parade route or purchase grandstand tickets here.
Time: 10 AM to 12 PM
Location: Constitution Avenue – From 7th to 17th St NW - in Washington, DC
Closest Metro: The one-mile length of the Parade route is accessible from multiple Metro stations. Spectators who are standing along the free & accessible portions of the route from 9th to 15th Streets should utilize the following Metro stops
To stand on the north side of Constitution Avenue – Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter (Green/Yellow lines), Federal Triangle (Blue/Orange/Silver lines) or Metro Center (Blue/Orange/Red/Silver lines)
To stand on the south side of Constitution Avenue – L’Enfant Plaza (Blue/Green/Orange/Silver/Yellow lines) or Smithsonian (Blue/Orange lines)