Cherry blossoms in bloom in Washington DC.
Cherry blossoms in bloom in Washington DC.

Petal twitchers take note, Washington DC’s  famous cherry blossoms are slated to be at their fullest this weekend. In a rare occurrence, the cherry trees will be in peak bloom for the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade which is happening on Saturday, as well as for the Cherry Blossom Ten-Mile Run on Sunday. The events commemorate Japan’s gift of 3000 cherry trees in 1912. It’s also forecast to be lovely weather. Read more: washingtonpost.com

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