Sakura Matsuri: New Yorkers celebrate spring, Japanese culture at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

It was a beautiful day for New Yorkers who turned out to celebrate Sakura Matsuri at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden on Saturday afternoon.

The garden hosts its cultural cherry blossom festival each year with performances, fashion shows and more.

Take a look at the colorful fashion worn by performers and visitors alike below.

Shaye Weaver