Blossom Bus Finale Weekend April 14 – 15

National Cherry Blossom Parade – Saturday, April 14

On Saturday, April 14, the DC Circulator Annual Blossom Bus will make its inaugural appearance in the National Cherry Blossom Parade. The District Department of Transportation is excited to include one of the new, American-made clean diesel DC Circulator buses in the parade in an effort to remind residents and visitors of the convenient and affordable transportation service along the National Mall and throughout the District.

Time:  10 AM – 12 Noon

Location: Constitution Avenue – From 7th to 17th Streets, NW

Standing along the Parade route from Constitution Avenue between 9th and 15th streets, NW is FREE and open to the public. Arrive early for the best views.

For more information and grandstand seating costs, visit the National Cherry Blossom Festival website.

When you see the Blossom Bus cruising through the parade, snap a pic and tag us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram with #BlossomBus.


Anacostia River Festival, – Sunday, April 15

On Sunday, April 15, The Blossom Bus will make its final appearance of 2018 at the fourth annual Anacostia River Festival.  Together with National Park Service and the 11th Street Bridge Park, the DC Circulator is excited to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Anacostia Park and the Year of the Anacostia.

Join us for this special FREE event. Stop by to take photos aboard the #BlossomBus and bring your bike to practice loading to the front bike rack – without any pressure of the bus being in service.

Throughout the event, we are offering FREE shuttles from the Howard Road exit at Anacostia Metro (green line) and Eastern Market Metro (orange/blue/silver lines) to the Festival site. Shuttles will run every 10 minutes and drop off at the Good Hope Road festival entrance.