Cherry Blossoms in Bloom at the Willard InterContinental Washington, D.C.

March 10, 2016

The Willard InterContinental, one of Washington, D.C.’s most historic hotels, celebrates the 2016 National Cherry Blossom Festival March 20 through April 17.  Replete with real cherry blossom trees, the Willard offers a celebration toasting to the hotel’s unique history with Japan with festive offerings including a Cherry Blossom Afternoon Tea, Japanese inspired cuisine and specialty cocktails at the Round Robin Bar, as well as a variety of programming designed to promote traditional Japanese art and culture.

Over the past 156 years, the Willard has embraced its history with the Japanese after hosting Japan’s first ever delegation to the U.S. in…