Spring into pink with Cherry Blossom Festival

The 36th annual Cherry Blossom Festival is scheduled for March 25 and 26 at the Georgia International Horse Park. Pictured above, scenes from last year’s festival with Atlanta puppeteer Peter Hart delighting his audience with unicorn antics. Last year’s gala drew an audience of about 34,000 people. (Staff Photo: Sue Ann Kuhn-Smith)

CONYERS – Is winter finally over? If you take the arrival of the Cherry Blossom Festival into account, it certainly is.

The advent of spring in Conyers is annually marked with the festival, which enters its 36th year in 2017.

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A native of Kathmandu, Nepal, Rimal graduated from Troy University in 2016 with degrees in journalism and political science. She has since worked for the Rockdale/Newton Citizen newspapers primarily covering education.

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