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Tenleytown Blossoms

See Tenleytown Blossom during the National Cherry Blossom Festival, March 20 - April 16. Tenleytown Main Street is hosting events all festival long to ring in spring and support our local businesses with Tenleytown Blossoms. Spot cherry blossom displays at 24 Tenleytown businesses throughout the neighborhood, and take part in spring-themed events, including trivia night, neighborhood walking tours, crafts for kids, family story times, and more!
City in Bloom, March 20 - April 16
Spot cherry blossoms and spring displays at local businesses throughout Tenleytown. View the Blossom Map tab to see where you find blossom displays around the neighborhood.
Free Tasting @ Verified Wines & Fine Spirits, March 24
Verified Wines & Fine Spirits hosts a tasting of local and refreshing flavors to help you kick off spring on a flavorful note. Drop in for the tasing 5-8 PM at 4906 Wisconsin Avenue.
Product details to come!
LID Phase I Ribbon Cutting, March 31
Tenleytown Main Street invites you to a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of Phase I for the LID Project. Remarks from stakeholders will take place promptly at 1:00 pm, with a ribbon cutting at 1:15pm. Ticketed reception to follow with wine and light refreshments at Le Chat Noir restaurant.
Family Story Time @ Tenley-Friendship Library, April 1
Join a special Family Story Time with a cherry blossom theme at 10:30 am at Tenley-Friendship Library. Space is limited. Pick up tickets at the Children's Desk.
Blossom Crafts @ Tenley-Friendship Library, April 1 & 2
Drop in and make beautiful cherry blossoms with this tissue paper craft. Best for kids age 3 and up. While supplies last.
Full Moon Arboretum Tour @ American University, April 3
Join American University Community Relations and the AU Grounds team for a tour of their campus arboretum under the light of the full moon. This is a family friendly event and pets are welcome. Meet in front of the School of International Service at 7:00 pm for refreshments and check-in.
Family Story Time @ Tenley-Friendship Library, April 8
Join a special Family Story Time with a cherry blossom theme at 10:30 am at Tenley-Friendship Library. Space is limited. Pick up tickets at the Children's Desk.
Trivia Night @ Guapo's Tenleytown, April 13
Join Tenleytown Main Street and quizmasters Robin and Matt for this special edition of Thursday Trivia at Guapo's Tenleytown. You’ll be challenged with spring-themed questions while laughing with friends. It’s free to play and the winners will receive a prize of $50 Tenley Bucks that can be redeemed at businesses around Tenleytown. 

Trivia begins at 7:30 pm, but seats can fill up fast!

"South by Southwest" Walking Tour of Tenleytown, RESCHEDULED TO April 22
Explore history, architecture, and the colorful characters who lived in the area southwest of Tenley Circle with Tenleytown Historical Society board member Farleigh Earhart. We'll meet across from the mural at the corner of Wisconsin Ave and Grant Rd. and criss-cross the area bounded by Yuma, 42nd St., and Nebraska Avenue. 

Starting March 20, 2023, enjoy cherry blossom and spring themed displays throughout Tenleytown.

  • Apex Optical, 4200 Wisconsin Ave, Suite 203
  • SakuSaku Flakerie, 4200 Wisconsin Ave 
  • Framers' Workroom, 4431 Wisconsin Ave
  • Club Pilates Tenleytown , 4433 Wisconsin Ave
  • District Irish Dance Academy, 4435 Wisconsin Ave, Suite LL10
  • Yong Studios, 4445 Wisconsin Ave           
  • Tenley-Friendship Library, 4450 Wisconsin Ave  
  • Tenleytown Ace Hardware, 4500 Wisconsin Ave
  • Onelife Fitness Northwest, 4001 Brandywine St 
  • Dance Flamenco DC, 4027 Brandywine NW
  • Middle C Music, 4530 Wisconsin Ave
  • Bare Hair Studio, 4545 42nd St, #107
  • Byrdsmiles Orthodontics, 4110 River Road           
  • Universal Floors, Inc, 4625 41ST St          
  • Bandit Taco Tenleytown, 4629 41st St    
  • CommuniKids, 4729 Wisconsin Ave
  • Tenleytown Main Street, 4748 Wisconsin Ave
  • Preservation and framing services, 4901 Wisconsin Ave
  • Verified Wines & Fine Spirits, 4906 Wisconsin Ave            
  • Le Chat Noir, 4907 Wisconsin Ave
  • PetMAC, 4914 Wisconsin Ave    
  • David Zahirpour Oriental Rug, 4922 Wisconsin Ave          
  • Well & Wonder Studio, 4926 Wisconsin Ave

Tenleytown Main Street thanks our generous Tenleytown Blossoms 2023 sponsors.



If you would like to become an event sponsor, contact Kyle Todd at or 202-362-1815.