Wednesday, March 20: Cherry Blossom Events
— Pink Tie Party presented by Sucampo Pharmaceuticals and ESCADA Cherry in the Air. Dishes and cocktails from area restaurants during the fundraiser hosted by chef Lorena Garcia. Renaissance Washington, Downtown DC Hotel, 999 Ninth St. NW. 7-11 p.m., $200 per person. Tickets required. Metro: Gallery Place-Chinatown
— Petal Pass Spring into savings at local attractions, businesses, restaurants, fitness centers and more. The limited edition Pass provides exclusive offers when presented at participating locations and businesses and is available for free at 225 Capital One Bank branches throughout the region.
— Spy Museum Cherry Blossom SCVNGR Download SCVNGR on your smartphone and start completing challenges that combine cherry blossoms and the world of espionage. Win a special SPY offer upon completion. 800 F St. NW. Metro: Gallery Place-Chinatown
For more details on all events, visit nationalcherryblossomfestival.org. The Cherry Blossom hotline is (877) 44BLOOM
All events are free unless otherwise noted.