5 Best Local Spots to See Cherry Blossoms

Apr 25, 2022

We love sharing with residents the best that the area has to offer! It's Cherry Blossom season and the city is in full bloom! Here are the 5 best local places to see cherry blossoms.

Central Park

In the springtime from April to May, the cherry blossom trees in Central Park attract nature lovers from all over the world.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is one of the most iconic locations to view some gorgeous Cherry Blossoms! The garden is now open for extended hours: Tuesday - Thursday 8 am to Sunset and Friday - Sunday 8am to 6pm.

Liberty State Park

This gorgeous historic park is one of the largest in Jersey City. It boasts an unobstructed view of the Statue of Liberty and Manhattan. Liberty State Park always has some of the most beautiful cherry blossoms in the spring.

Randall's Island Park

The Cherry Blossom Festival begins at Randall's Island on May 1! There’ll be paper flower making, face painting kite flying, crafts, games, performances, and more!

Little Island

Explore and enjoy Little Island's first spring season! Visitors can view the stunning Akebono Yoshino cherry trees alongside 66,000 blooming spring bulbs including daffodils, tulips, and lilies.

Make sure to tag us on Instagram with all of your gorgeous spring photos so we can feature you. It's a plus if it's a photo of the spring bloom around Gateway!