The hotel will celebrate the festival with its annual Cherry Blossom Afternoon Tea, where guests can enjoy Japanese-inspired dessert bites and drink aromatic teas while listening to live music played on a koto, a traditional Japanese instrument. From March 20 to April 12, 1-4 p.m. 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, 202-637-7309
Coinciding with the festival, this Japanese eatery will offer special bento packages inspired by Executive Chef Yo Matsuzaki. The boxes will include savory items like robata grilled skewers, steak with shishito peppers, and Scottish salmon with scallion. Each box is $16. 1155 14th St. NW, 202-379-4366
This Dupont Circle hotel eatery created the Ginza ramen, named after a famous district in Tokyo, in honor of the festival. Served with pork belly, Enoki mushrooms, fish cakes, and an egg, this is the season's must-eat. 1143 New Hampshire Ave. NW, 202-775-0800
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