71st Anniversary Celebration
Join us at the Aberdeen Tulip Pavilion at Lansdowne Park, May 12 – May 23, to celebrate the Tulip Legacy—the flower that symbolizes historic friendships. Come see our first ever INDOOR Tulip & Sculpture Garden, a sight no one wants to miss!
Artists in the park
Watch artists at work among the Tulip beds capturing and interpreting the beautiful vistas at Commissioners Park. Join Gordon Harrison and Janice Street capture the beauty of our amazing flower through comprehensive workshops.
Vintage Military Re-Enactment: An Interactive Performance
Vintage military vehicles and re-enactors animate an interactive WWII encampment on the opening weekend—May 14th and May 15th—at Lansdowne Park’s Great Lawn, bringing the story of the Liberation to life.
Spectacular Nights of Fireworks Await
Don’t miss this year’s tribute fireworks to veterans and other floral fireworks displays celebrating the 71st Anniversary at Commissioners Park.
Children’s Photos at the New Aberdeen Tulip Pavilion
Memorialize magic moments with photos of your children in the newly whimsical Indoor Tulip & Sculpture Gardens in the Aberdeen Tulip Pavilion.
Enjoy Music at the New Indoor International Friendship Tulip Pavilion Stage
Experience multicultural sounds from all over the world! Join us for a variety of music programs happening daily at the Aberdeen Tulip Pavilion, from May 12th to May 23rd.
Re-live the Beautiful Story in Aberdeen Tulip Pavilion’s Indoor Garden
Come see the iconic Princess Tulip Sculpture displayed at the centre of our exquisite Indoor Tulip & Sculpture Garden.
Live Performers Throughout the Festival Grounds
Lots to entertain children of all ages, from clowns with a modern twist, “Cirque de Liberation” animators, buskers, and photo ops with the “Princess”.
Daily live music, international art, food, wine & beer!
Enter to win $50,000 in cash & prize giveaways
New this year, the historical Aberdeen Pavilion at Lansdowne will be home to the Tulip Festival’s fireworks & festivities. Bring friends and family to the Festival’s new entertainment site and visit the stunning INDOOR tulip and sculpture garden. Enjoy live daily international music & dance, savour the tastes of food, wine & beer from around the world; and don’t miss the BEX tulip workshops. Plus ENTER to win up to $50,000 in prizes and cash giveaways and there’s so much more Read more
Win big at the opening party and fireworks! Thursday May 12th
8pm ’til late
Aberdeen Pavillion and TD Place, Landsdowne Park
Tickets on sale this week.
Canadian Tulip Festival Swing Dance. May 13th, 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm.
Tulip Ball, May 13th, 2016
The Mozaika Cultural & Philanthropic Association and the Council of Russian-Canadian Cooperation (CRCC) are bringing to the Capital the Tulip Ball. For more Tulip Ball information please click here.
Swing Dance, May 13th, 2016
Live vintage big band music by Standing Room Only. For more Swing Dance Info click here