We’re pleased to sponsor this year’s Text To Vote for the Parade Choice Awards during Tulip Time. Join thousands of spectators downtown Holland to watch amazing floats, marching bands, and Dutch Dancers during the Volksparade and the GMB Muziekparade, then vote for your favorite groups!
Volksparade – “People’s Parade” – May 7 at 2 pm (Street Scrubbing at 1:15)
The Volksparade is led by the Governor of Michigan and thousands of locals dressed in Dutch costumes. This parade celebrates traditions brought from the Netherlands and kicks off with the official Street Scrubbing. Experience bands, floats, and Dutch Dance groups as they “Klomp” along the route in their authentic costumes complete with wooden shoes!
GMB Muziekparade – “Music Parade” – May 10 at 2 pm
The Muziekparade features floats, Dutch Dancers, marching bands and more! Over 4,000 participants from 170 units delight the crowds over the longest parade route in Michigan.
Text your vote for the best float in the Volksparade and the best band in the GMB Muziekparade for your chance to win a $500 MasterCard gift card!* During the parades, watch for each group’s unique code signs and text to 1-405-8-TULIPS to cast your vote and enter the giveaway.
Visit the Tulip Time website for more information on festival events taking place throughout the week!