Festival Of BrightS

[Washington, D.C., March 29. Image via Getty]

WASHINGTON - MARCH 29: Cherry blossoms begin their annual blooming season adjacent to the Tidal Basin March 29, 2010 in Washington, DC. The cherry trees, given by Japan as a gift 98 years ago, are the center of the Cherry Blossom Festival which runs from March 27 through April 11. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)