Celebrate the First Day of Spring with a party courtesy of Portland Mall Management Inc.’s monthly event series Mondays on the Mall! The First Day of Spring Party will be at Congress Center on SW 5th Ave. and SW Salmon St. on Monday, March 20th from 12:00pm-1:00pm. Enjoy free treats and bouquets of daffodils and tulips. In addition, pick up a birdseed ornament to take home with you while supplies last! Representatives from the Hoyt Arboretum will be on site with information about the arboretum and Portland’s Cherry Blossom trees. Attendees can also enter the raffle to win the grand prize of two free passes to the Portland Japanese Garden, a beautiful photograph of Portland’s famous Cherry Blossom trees, and a gift certificate to Sushi Sakura! There will also be FIVE chances to win a pair of tickets to the Portland Japanese Garden!