During the year there are many different flower events in Holland. From the events at Keukenhof Gardens, the flower parade, the activities at flower farms to helicopter flights above the flower fields. You can find it in our calendar.
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Press event: Keukenhof plants the first bulbs for Mosaic Romance 2018
October 5, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Press invitation: Keukenhof has the pleasure of inviting you to the official tulip plant moment on Thursday October 5th 10.45hrs at Keukenhof – Holland
On Thursday 5 October the 40 Keukenhof gardeners plant the first spring tulips for the mosaik ‘Romance in Flowers’.
The program of the event will be as follows:
10:30 AM Welcoming of our guests near Oranje Nassau Pavilion
10:45 AM Opening speeches by Bart Siemerink, director Keukenhof and planting of the bulbs (photo press moment)
12:00 AM End of ceremony
Planting the bulbs emphasises the Autumn planting at Flower Exhibition Keukenhof. The gardeners have just started planting the flower bulbs that in spring will grow into a spectacular display of millions of colorful flowers. The coming spring will see approximately 7 million bulbs planted in the park.
The significance of Keukenhof for tourism in the Netherlands is exceptionally large. Every year 1 million visitors come to Keukenhof from over 100 countries. The bulb sector in general and the tulips and Keukenhof in particular, have become the face of the tourist image of the Netherlands.
We look forward to welcoming you on Tuesday 5th October.
Press & PR manager
0252 465 505
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