Cultural Performances at the Tidal Basin: Celebrate the arts with dance, music and entertainment on an intimate stage. Noon to 6 p.m. Tidal Basin Welcome Area. 15th Street and Independence Avenue, SW. Metro: Smithsonian

Cherry Blossoms at Sunrise: Walk along the Tidal Basin before the sun rises and catch the perfect photo. 6:15 to 8:30 a.m. Paddle Boat Station, 1501 Maine Ave. SW. Metro: Smithsonian