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Cherry Blossom Festival returns to Wilkes-Barre

Wilkes-Barre will host its annual Cherry Blossom Festival this weekend.

Visitors can browse through more than 60 food and retail vendors at Kirby Park on Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day, rain or shine.

Live entertainment starts at 10 a.m. on Saturday and at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday.

Huey’s Amusements will have family-friendly rides near the football field will host a preview to the Cherry Blossom Festival weekend on Friday night from 5 to 9 p.m. Visitors can pay $18 for a wristband on the preview night.

Throughout the weekend, ride tickets will be $1.50 each, $15 for 12 tickets, and $25 for 24 tickets.

For more information, visit Wilkes-Barre City's website or Facebook page.