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Date: Tuesday, 23 April, 2024       Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Map of New York Botanical Garden (Brooklyn Botanic Garden) Cherry Blossom Trees, Garden, 1000 Washington Avenue

Enjoy Magical Access to the Garden’s Famous Kanzan trees!
Find a spot on Cherry Esplanade to enjoy the cherry blossoms, lit up for maximum effect, and savor the spring vibe with family and friends. Stroll in the Japanese Hill-and-Pond Garden and along Cherry Walk, and view a curated display of bonsai in the Visitor Center. The evenings feature live performances, a bar selling sake and Japanese beer, and Japanese snacks (while supplies last).

Advance tickets required. Special discounts for Garden members.

Event Dates
April 23, 24, 25, 2024

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Overall, Hanami Nights is an unforgettable experience that combines the beauty of nature with the richness of Japanese culture. It is a time to appreciate the fleeting beauty of the cherry blossoms and to celebrate the arrival of spring.


Origami with Sato Yamamoto
Guided by instructors, visitors of every skill level can learn the Japanese art of folding paper. Atrium

Bonsai Display
View a selection of bonsai specimens from the Garden’s famous collection. Atrium

Japanese Food & Drinks
Purchase treats from a special menu presented in collaboration with Sunrise Mart and picnic under the cherry blossoms. Outside food not permitted.


Know Before You Go
• Advance tickets required. Tickets are nonrefundable.
• Enter at 990 Washington Avenue. Nearest subways: 2/3 to Eastern Parkway-Brooklyn Museum or 4/5 to Franklin Avenue (no elevator).
• Doors open at 5 p.m. The event takes place on and around Cherry Esplanade and other areas of the Garden are closed. There is no reentry.
• You may bring a blanket or stadium chair (no folding chairs, please). There will be a small section reserved for wheelchairs and people who require a seat. If you require an accessibility accommodation, please contact [email protected].Please observe all Garden rules, including:
• Please do not lean on tree trunks, hang items from trees, or shake the cherry blossom branches.
• No outside food or beverages. (Baby bottles and pocket snacks for individuals with dietary restrictions are allowed.)
• Please properly dispose of your trash and do not pour liquids or ice on the lawn.


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