The Bloemencorso Bollenstreek [flower parade] happens at saterday 13th april 2019. This year's theme is “Changing World!”A day full of celebrations to enjoy all the beauty the worldwide renowned flower region has to offer. And that applies even more on a seat at a grandstand, which is covered, well catered (so one can enjoy a nice cup of coffee, a pastry or even a lunch package). Clean sanitary facilities are available and an experienced speaker highlights the specials of the passing flower parade. It's possible to park next to the grandstand, but be sure to be there on time.
Tickets for a seat cost € 24,50 and a parking ticket ( whole day, € 4,50 ) is advised as the public parking spots are limited and quickly filled.
Please be on time, as roads will shut down as early as 11.00 in the morning. If you come by bike or walking, make sure you are at the Grandstand at 12.00.
The Flower Parade will be expected at 12.15 hours. Afterwards you are able to admire and photograph the Parade, as the Flower Parade takes a break a little further in Sassenheim, only a short walk away.
On top of visiting the Flower Parade, we offer some extra activities to experience more about the region and its rich culture of bulb breeding.
- start: 09.00 | Tour at Gardener fields and greenhouse & workshop Visit a gardener with a tulip greenhouse and flower fields. During the tour you will receive interesting information about growing bulbs, flowers and tulips. After this interesting tour, the workshop flower arranging starts at the gardener. Afterwards, you can take your own creation with you. Workshop includes coffee/thea and cake. The gardener is situated at a 20 minutes walk from the grand stand. Price: €14,-
- start: 11.00 | Lunch at Farm's Porch with views on the fields. Have your lunch at the gardeners porch and enjoy the views. This lunch constitutes of dutch Aspargus soup, and many other main- and side dishes. Drinks are milk, tea, coffee, juices, all-inclusive. The gardener is situated at a 20 minutes walk from the grand stand. Price: € 19,50