Art Soiree team is excited to be a part of yet another fun Newseum Nights event.

Celebrate cherry blossom season with a party that’ll get everyone in the springtime spirit. Newseum Nights: In Bloom, hosted at the Newseum in partnership with the National Cherry Blossom Festival, will immerse you in an evening of Japanese sights, sounds and tastes.

TICKETS: General admission tickets are SOLD OUT! Missed out on buying yours? VERY limited number of tickets is still available for new members. Tickets are $75 and include an annual Newseum membership and a FREE ticket to the party ($135 value). Get yours now before they’re gone! –


  • Enjoy an open beer and wine bar all night, and be sure to try out our signature Cherry Blossom cocktail
  • Enjoy some of Wolfgang Puck’s signature Asian dishes, including:
    • California and vegetarian maki rolls
    • Chilled soba noodle nests with crunch vegetables and garlic yuzu vinaigrette
    • Chinois salad
    • Cherry blossom-themed cupcakes and cookies
  • Receive custom on-the-spot haikus from the Haiku Guys & Gals
  • Experience a traditional drum performance by Nen Daiko
  • Dance to the beat of your own drum at rooftop silent disco powered by Silent Dance Society and Art Soiree
  • Master the art of origami with our friends at Paper Source
  • Try your hand at paper fan decorating
  • Get into the cherry blossom spirit at our face painting station
  • Explore our newest exhibits, “Louder Than Words” and “Civil Rights at 50:1967,” while hearing from the Newseum curatorial team during gallery talks
  • Capture memories from the night with a cinematic photo-op experience from OM Digital

Don’t miss out on giveaways from &pizza and ThinkFoodGroup.

And don’t forget to think pink when getting ready for the party! Show us your best spring look and help us pink out the Newseum.