Albany Tulip Festival

Saturday, May 09, 2015 | Mother's Day Weekend


8 May 2015 12:00pm
Street Scrubbing

Street Scrubbing

For 67 years, the traditional Dutch ceremony of scrubbing the streets clean before a big celebration has served as the official kickoff to Tulip Festival weekend. Enjoy this unique Albany event!

 State and Lodge Streets

9 May 2015 12:00pm
Tulip Queen Coronation

Tulip Queen Coronation

Mayor Sheehan and 2014 Tulip Queen Caitlin Whelan crown the 67th Albany Tulip Queen in this traditional highlight of Tulip Festival weekend.

 Washington Park Lakehouse

10 May 2015 12:00pm
17th Annual Mother of the Year Award

17th Annual Mother of the Year Award

Mayor Sheehan and the 2015 Albany Tulip Queen recognize the Capital Region's most outstanding moms in this Mothers Day highlight.

 More Info     Washington Park Lakehouse


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The City of Albany, NY Office of Special Events & Cultural Affairs plans, produces and co-sponsors an array of fairs, festivals, and concerts promoting art, entertainment and cultural interest for all ages. These special events are 100% underwritten by generous local and national sponsors.


A Tradition Fit for a Queen
Posted Feb 20, 2015
2015 Schedule
Posted Jan 2, 2015
Holiday fun in Albany!
Posted Nov 25, 2014


City of Albany Office of Special Events & Cultural Affairs
Room 402 City Hall
Albany, Ny 12207
P: (518) 434.2032

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