This year's official lapel pin has "2013" etched on the back so that you will have a remberance of this year's National Cherry Blossom Festival. Pin measures approximately 13/16".
The pin is presented on a card which reads:
Celebrating 101 Years of the Gift of Trees
The National Cherry Blossom Festival, the nation's greatest springtime celebration, engages and entertains more than one million people each year, commemorating the 1912 gift of trees and the enduring friendship between the people of theUnited StatesandJapan.
Purchase of the lapel pin provides funds for the National Cherry Blossom Festival, Inc., a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting the beauty of nature and international friendship through year-round programs, events, and educational initiatives that enhance our environment, showcase arts and culture, and build community spirit.