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Dutch Flower Parade 2019

April 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am 8:00 pm

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The Flower Parade 2019 is already over. Please check out our information about the Flower Parade 2020

In 2019 the Dutch Flower Parade will be held on Saturday April 13th.  It’s the most famous flower parade in Holland and it is a perfect combination with a visit to Keukenhof Gardens.

The spring flower parade in Holland is unique in the world. It is the only flower parade that is made up with spring flowers. More than a million visitors from all over the world enjoy during the route of the creations of the many volunteers who make the event possible.

Flower Parade route

The flower parade will ride from the seaside resort of Noordwijk on Saturday 13 April 2019 via the flower fields near Lisse to the historic city of Haarlem. The route is in total more than 42 kilometers long. Along the route several viewing locations have been created where extra entertainment and explanation about the corso floats will be given.

1. Keukenhof Boulevard

One of the best spot to see the Flower Parade is the Keukenhof Boulevard. The road in front of Keukenhof Gardens is transformed for the Flower Parade. The parade will get some extra entertainment on the Keukenhof Boulevard.

  • Passing time around 3.30 PM
  • Address: Westelijke randweg (in front of Keukenhof entrance)
  • Distance from Keukenhof: 5 minutes walk

If you want to combine Keukenhof with the Flower Parade we advise you to buy your Keukenhof tickets online. It can be a crowded day at the gardens and with your online ticket you can Skip the line at the ticket office. Below you will find all Keukenhof tickets available.


2. The center of Flower Town Lisse

Just a 10 minutes walk from Keukenhof you wil find the center of flower town Lisse. Every year the flower parade is one of the top events in the center. There is a special Flower Parade market with great products and the town’s center square at the Heereweg is the place to see the flower parade passing.

  • Passing time around 3.00 PM
  • Address: Heereweg 219, Lisse
  • Distance form Keukenhof: 10 minutes walk

3. The center of Haarlem

In the evening the Flower Parade will enter the city center of Haarlem. It’s great to see the floats riding though the historical Dutch city. On Sunday April 14th, the corso trucks can be seen in the center of Haarlem.

  • Passing time around 9.00 PM
  • Address: Gedempte Oude Gracht, Haarlem
  • Distance from Keukenhof: 20 kilometer

4. See the start at Noordwijk Boulevard

On Saturday April 13th the Flower Parade will start at the beachfront of Noordwijk.

  • Passing time around 9.30 AM
  • Address: Vuurtorenplein, Noordwijk
  • Distance from Keukenhof: 12 kilometer

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Hotels nearby Flower Parade 2019

If you want to stay in a Hotel or Bed & Breakfast nearby Lisse during the Dutch Flower Parade you will have to book your hotel early. Most rooms are booked more than a year in advance.

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April 13
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
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