BROOKHAVEN, Ga. -- The first-ever Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival will take place next month at Blackburn Park.
Brookhaven Mayor Pro Tem Rebecca Chase Williams said the festival was named for the city's official tree. It will include music, arts and crafts, a pet parade, a 5K and more. Legendary rock and roll groups The Coasters and The Drifters will headline the event.
The festival will be free to attend. It will cost $20 to participate in the pet parade and $20 to run in the 5K.
The Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival will be Mar. 27-29. Visit brookcherryfest.org for more information.
Blackburn Park is located at 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Road.