Monthly Archives: February 2018

Volunteer Orientation is MARCH 7!

We are now officially one week out from Volunteer Orientation on March 7th at 5:30 PM! An “open-house” style event, Orientation is the time to learn about the Festival events for which you are volunteering! See below on what to expect: … Continue reading

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Happy Hour! Time to get Your Pink on!

A little birdie said that all volunteers are invited to happy hour! Mix and mingle with volunteer pals and meet some new people. Start off the season by having a festive evening. Grab some free appetizers and enjoy discounted beverages. … Continue reading

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Meet Your EEC Subcommittee Members: Vol. 3 – Cherie Nichols

1. Why do you want to volunteer for the Cherry Blossom Festival? I enjoy volunteering for the Cherry Blossom Festival because it is a guaranteed fun time.  It is always a pleasure meeting new people and seeing people from all … Continue reading

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Volunteer Role of the Week: Petalpalooza Activities!

This week, let’s take a look at the Activities shift at PETALPALOOZA!! Formerly known as the Southwest Waterfront Fireworks Festival, Petalpalooza is a full day event that includes 3 stages of live music, huge art installations, arts and crafts, photo moments, … Continue reading

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Meet Your EEC Subcommittee Members: Vol.2 – Vasiliki Papagianni

 1. Why do you want to volunteer for the Cherry Blossom Festival? It is really so much fun! I am able to actively contribute to the signature festival of DC and meet people with different backgrounds with whom with whom … Continue reading

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Meet Your EEC Subcommittee Members: Vol. 1 – Krystal Johnson

1.  Why do you volunteer for the National Cherry Blossom Festival? I volunteer for the National Cherry Blossom Festival because it’s always an amazing and fun time. It’s great to see everyone together and see the excitement from everyone. 2. … Continue reading

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Step-by-Step: How to Sign Up For Festival Shifts

Welcome New and Returning Volunteers! Here’s the step-by-step process on how to sign up for a volunteer shift at the National Cherry Blossom Festival! LET’S TAKE A LOOK Step 1: Go to the link HERE to view the available shifts. Step 2: … Continue reading

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