The Albany Tulip Festival is an annual event that takes place in Albany, New York, typically on Mother’s Day weekend in May. The festival celebrates the city’s Dutch heritage and features thousands of tulips in bloom throughout the city’s parks and gardens.
The festival also includes a variety of events and activities such as live music, food and craft vendors, children’s activities, a traditional Dutch street scrubbing ceremony, and a crowning of the Tulip Queen.
This colorful event has been held since 1949 and is one of the largest and most popular annual events in the Capital Region of New York. Like every year, hotel rooms are in high demand with surging prices during festival days. Therefore, it is highly recommended to book lodging accommodations ahead of time to enjoy preferable, better rates.
The festival’s more info is present in the festival’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.