Blog

Our place to share more about the festival that brings thousands of people to our small town on Lake Michigan. Each year, our story keeps unfolding, embracing new people and new stories, celebrating difference and welkoming all to Holland, Michigan and inviting everyone to join the dance.

  1. Gladys Knight to Perform at Tulip Time 2020

    Seven-time Grammy winner Gladys Knight to perform at Tulip Time 2020!

  2. Downtown Holland Businesses to Participate in The Big Give

    Tulip Time is excited to announce that Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt has chosen the festival as their non-profit beneficiary for The Big Give on February 1!

  3. Anniversary Celebrations at Tulip Time 2020

    Tulip Time Festival celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2019, but 2020 Is filled with more anniversary celebrations!

  4. Tulip Time Quilt Show – Call for Community Artists

    Announcing a call for community artists to participate in the 2020 Quilt Show.

  5. Introducing First Bloem – Tulip Time’s premier February Event!

    Tulip Time Festival’s many art forms are now featured in one fabulous celebration...First Bloem! Get your tickets now for the February event.

  6. Tulip Time’s Holiday Gift Guide

    The Tulip Time staff has donned their stocking caps to come up with some quick and creative gift ideas for you this holiday season!

  7. Tulip Time Run Registration Now Open For 2020

    Experience the beauty of Holland as you run through the tulip-lined streets!

  8. Tulip Time Welcomes New Board Members

    Three new board members join Tulip Time in 2020

  9. Tulip Time Announces the 2020 Klompen Garden Artists

    Klompen Garden will showcase 20 pairs of artfully designed large ‘wooden’ shoes which will be installed throughout Window on the Waterfront park for the Tulip Time Festival.

  10. Tickets On Sale November 7

    Detailed show and event information for Tulip Time 2020 is now available!

  11. Festival Artwork Competition Top 20 Finalists Announced

    Tulip Time and the Holland Area Arts Council are pleased to announce the 2020 Festival Artwork Competition Top 20 finalists.

  12. Tulip Time Announces the 2020 Festival Entertainment Line-up

    Detailed event information for Tulip Time 2020 is available on www.tuliptime.com. Tickets go on sale November 7, 2019!

  13. World Tulip Destination Worth Traveling For

    World Tulip Awards are presented to organizations and individuals who have distinguished themselves in the development and promotion of tulips as part of their destination’s tourism appeal. Tulip Time was recognized in the “World Tulip Destination Worth Traveling For” category.

  14. The Tulip Journey To Holland

    As Dutch settlers made their way to Michigan, tulips came along for the ride.

  15. Tulip Time Announces the return of Klompen Garden

    Klompen Garden will showcase 20 pairs of artfully designed large ‘wooden’ shoes installed throughout the downtown Holland area.

  16. Tulip Time Through The Lens

    Photo walks though Windmill Island Gardens allow photographers an exclusive opportunity with photojournalist Mike Lozon.

  17. 2020 Festival Artwork Competition

    Tulip Time and the Holland Area Arts Council are pleased to announce the 2020 Festival Artwork Competition

  18. Together

    Artist Cindy Awrey reflects on her inspiration for “Together”;, the Official Festival Artwork for Tulip Time 2018.

  19. Learning, Giving, & Growing

    Past Tulip Time Intern, Stephanie Eiler, reflects on the community Tulip Time creates, and how she continues to give back to Holland, MI in her work today.

  20. The Michigan Mule

    Coppercraft Distillery created a flavorful new twist on the Moscow Mule with a Midwest vibe.

  21. Rethink. Reuse. Recycle.

    Rethink transportation, reuse when you can and recycle with ease - Holland BPW and Tulip Time promoting stewardship of our resources!

  22. Red Tulip

    New Holland’s history with Red Tulip as a celebratory beer is much like the rest of our town at this time of year: festive and welcoming.

  23. Discovering the treasures

    Holland is full of stories from a time long passed but still celebrated, and Bonnie continues to cherish discovering those treasures.

  24. Intentional Celebration

    From their first Tulip Time experience, the Usmanis were enchanted by the stunning tulip blooms and the rich culture preserved and celebrated throughout the festival.

  25. Connecting heritage & community

    Steve Bulthuis and his daughter Bethany carry a long and proud history with the Dutch community of Holland.

  26. Join the Dance

    For nearly 90 years, millions of people have gathered on Lake Michigan to participate in Holland’s Tulip Time Festival.