Every spring, the Maryland State Society chooses one young Marylander to serve as the Maryland Cherry Blossom Princess. As part of the Princess Program she will represent the state of Maryland in a variety of cultural activities and events, serving as an ambassador of Maryland culture to members of Congress, foreign dignitaries, professional and cultural organizations, and our fellow State Societies. Every year, one Cherry Blossom Princess is chosen to become the Cherry Blossom Queen - in 2013, it was Maryland’s own Taylor Barfield!The Cherry Blossom Princess must be:
- Between the ages of 19 - 24 years old.
- Must be resident of and/or has spent significant time (ex. attending college/university) in Maryland.
- Full requirements can be found in here!
Read about 2018 Maryland Cherry Blossom Princess Ashley Brown's experience in this article published in the Baltimore Sun!