Hundreds of Thousands of tourists flock to the Tidal Basin near the Jefferson Memorial every spring to watch the annual blooming of the cherry blossoms.  Each year the blooming is accompanied by the annual Cherry Blossom Festival, which provides entertainment for the visitors as they make their way around the basin enjoying the beautiful view.

March 28, 2004 - Hundreds of Thousands of tourists flock to the Tidal Basin near the Jefferson Memorial every spring to watch the annual blooming of the cherry blossoms.  Each year the blooming is accompanied by the annual Cherry Blossom Festival, which provides entertainment for the visitors as they make their way around the basin enjoying the beautiful view.  

Mike Lynaugh