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MBC Youth Commission International Cherry Blossom Day
Sun, March 26, 2017, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM EDT
Each March, Macon becomes a pink, cotton-spun paradise as over 300,000 Yoshino cherry trees bloom in all their glory. For 10 days, festival-lovers are treated to one of the most extravagant displays of springtime color in the nation as they visit the town referred to by Congressional Records as the Cherry Blossom Capital of the World. Discover the unique history behind the Cherry Blossom Festival as our guests on Sunday, March 26, 2017 where we will be hosting Youth Leadership Groups across the State of Georgia. Our schedule of events includes some of the most noteworthy Cherry Blossom events: (1) Youth Commission Cherry Blossom Welcome Rally; (2) Cherry Blossom Opening Worship Service; (3) Youth Commission Cherry Blossom Luncheon; (4) Cherry Blossom Lantern Lighting in Third Street Park; (4) 35th Annual Cherry Blossom Parade. A full day is planned for you (including breakfast, lunch, transportation, admission, and other items.