Tulip Growers Washington Bulb/RoozenGaarde and Tulip Town are predicting tulips arriving a bit before the start of the festival, likely during the last week of March. Festival events will go on as planned.
Join presenting sponsors Peoples Bank and Judd and Black Appliance as we kick off our 35th Skagit Valley Tulip Festival
Ava and Henry are both 5th graders at Lincoln Elementary and are in Ms Skjei's classroom, a first!
There is still time to get applications in! Email them to email@example.com or drop them off at our office, 311 W Kincaid in Mount Vernon.
Watch for new events, lots of tulips, and a look back at 3 1/2 decades as we celebrate 35 years
Each festival sponsor receives a signed, framed and numbered poster to hang proudly in their business. Volunteers and staff will start delivery on Nov. 15 and continue until everyone has their poster!
A packed crowd of tulip fans watched as the curtain was lifted on the newest festival poster earlier this evening at Skagit Valley Gardens. Also unveiled were shirts, magnets, mugs, caps and official products for the festival.
Join us November 14 as we unveil our 2018 poster and merchandise featuring the work of artist Melissa Jander
Tulip growers Tulip Town and RoozenGaarde/Washington Bulb Co. help the festival each year, supplying bulbs and cut flowers for our operations.
Northwest Meetings and Events magazine's editor Teresa Kenney picked our festival as Washington's best festival in 2017, noting "this is one of those events I never tire of attending."
The World Tulip Society gave the award at its recent summit in Ottawa, attended by representatives from tulip festivals, growers, gardens and businesses.
It's a unique experience that’s historical, hysterical & thought-provoking! Are these characters really haunting our businesses & buildings? Find out!
The 2017 poster, featuring the artwork of Trish Harding, won the The IFEA / Haas & Wilkerson Insurance Pinnacle Gold Award at a conference in Tucson!
A commoration of V-J Day and celebration of "The Pearl," America's only flying Pearl Harbor survivor.
One of the Northwest's most popular arts festival is in Anacortes this weekend. Music, family activities, art, crafts, and more!
Wonder how we get tulips in the store, but there are none growing outdoors? RoozenGaarde uses greenhouses and cold storage.
Seattle area artist Melissa Jander's poster art embodies the Tulip Festival; her bright and bold style captures the arrival of spring that the festival celebrates each year.
Without our sponsors, there wouldn't be a Festival. Financial support for the Festival comes from businesses large and small, as well city and county governments. Join the fun and become a sponsor!
We update our Facebook page several times each week, with info about the Festival, things to do in Skagit Valley, and just fun stuff. Follow us!
We thought it would be fun to share a few facts straight from the grower