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Sunday, April 23, 2023*  |  1 - 5 pm  |  Pearl Street Mall

Spring officially arrives in Downtown Boulder when the beautiful, colorful Tulip Fairy, along with pint-sized fairies and elves, parade around the Pearl Street Mall "waking up the tulips." This much beloved springtime tradition features live performances, special activities for children and more than 15,000 tulips that adorn the world renowned Pearl Street Mall. More details for this year coming soon!

2022 Photo Gallery

If you're interested in participating in the event as a vendor or exhibitor, please submit the Exhibitor Sign-up Form by no later than Monday, April 3, 2023.

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Don't forget: On Saturdays and Sundays year round, parking is FREE in all City of Boulder garages!

Parking Info

*Rain Date: In case of inclement weather the Tulip Fairy & Elf Festival will be rescheduled for Sunday, April 30, 2023 from 1 - 5 pm.

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