Tulip Time

May 4, 5, & 6, 2023

Pella is beautiful and unique all year long, but at Tulip Time it comes alive with tulips, Dutch attire, food, fun, and more. Thousands of residents wear Dutch attire and celebrate our Dutch heritage. Three days each spring, Pella is bursting with color and excitement for Pella residents and visitors alike!

Explore the tabs under "Tulip Time" to discover exciting events that make this annual festival a must-see celebration. Many activities continue year-round. Anytime you visit Pella, there are historical sights, ethnic foods, Dutch architecture, great shops, and friendly people. Visit Pella this year to “re-discover Iowa’s most colorful tradition.”

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