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enfrMAY 13-23 MAI, 2022
enfrMAY 13-23 MAI, 2022

A Celebration of the Gift of Tulips and Canada’s Role in the Liberation of the Netherlands during the Second World War

Yes, We're Back in Person!

We are pleased to announce that the Canadian Tulip Festival is back in Commissioners park this year, and we invite you to come and celebrate with us! The Canadian Tulip Festival has been recognizing the sacrifices Canadian Soldiers made during the liberation of the Netherlands since 1953!

Join us from May 13 to 23 as we celebrate our 70th Anniversary with many new activities. Check out our Visitors section of the site to see what we have in store. Information will be updated as its available so check back often!

Festival Dates

May 13-23, 2022

Festival Hours

10 AM - 11 PM

Entrance Fee

Admission is FREE

Festival Location

Ottawa
Commissioners Park

Kick off the celebration

Opening Ceremony

The Opening Ceremony will take place at 11:00 am on May 14th, at the Man with Two Hats monument. In celebration of our 70th anniversary Platinum Jubilee, Princess Margriet of the Netherlands will be in attendance.

Tiptoe through the tulips

Tulip Legacy Walking Tour

Professionally guided tours through Commissioners Park. Get in-depth historical and horticultural information during this 45 minute tour. 

New Night Programming

Tulips at Night

Lit beds and our Blacklight boardwalk bring tulips to life at night. See them like the pollinators do. 

Calling all bingo lovers

Tulip Bingo

Tulip Bingo will be held daily in Commissioners Park, weather permitting, with an array of daily prizes from the Festival’s Community Partners.

Amazing women in history

Canadian War Brides Exhibit

Meet the ladies that came to Canada with their miltary spouses. Their stories are full of love and courage. 

Meet our Directors Emeritus, Founders of BeaverTails® Pastry and the Modern Canadian Tulip Festival.

The Canadian Tulip Festival is produced in partnership with