SCHEDULE

Albany Tulip Festival Schedule

Carillon Concert
Carillon Concert
The bells ring out as Dr. Charles Semowich performs a special musical program on Albany City Hall's historic,86-year-old carillon.

Date:
Fri, May 9, 2014
Time:
11:30AM
Location:
City Hall
Traditional Street Scrubbing
Traditional Street Scrubbing
The traditional Dutch practice of scrubbing the streets before a big event features a Mayoral Proclamation, the 2014 Tulip Queen Finalists and more!

Date:
Fri, May 9, 2014
Time:
12:00PM
Location:
State and Lodge Streets, Albany
Tulip Festival Luncheon
Tulip Festival Luncheon
A farewell to 2013 Tulip Queen Kate Bender and her Court at 90 State Events. Proceeds benefit the Tulip Fund at the Community Foundation. Tickets required; call 518.275.6813.

Date:
Fri, May 9, 2014
Time:
12:30PM
Location:
90 State Events
Drawing Up Central: Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest
Drawing Up Central: Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest
The City of Albany, the Central Ave BID, and Equinox Inc. present this community wide event featuring artists from all over the region competing for cash and prizes. Call 518.462.4300 for more info.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
10:00AM
Location:
Lower Central Avenue
Tulip Queen Pre-Coronation
Tulip Queen Pre-Coronation
Performances from local musical groups Capitaland Chorus & the Mendelssohn Club precede the formal Tulip Queen coronation ceremony.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
11:00AM
Location:
Amp Stage
Green Market (Sat & Sun)
Green Market (Sat & Sun)
Presented by SolarCity, this area highlights sustainable goods, energy-efficient resources, recycling tips and more.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
11:00AM
Location:
Near Tulip Beds
Tulip Queen Procession
Tulip Queen Procession
2013 Tulip Queen Kate Bender and Mayor Kathy Sheehan lead the five 2014 Tulip Queen finalists to the Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
11:45AM
Location:
Formal Tulip Beds by Moses Statue
Airborne Jugglers (Sat. & Sun.)
Airborne Jugglers (Sat. & Sun.)
12:00pm, 2:15pm, 4:30pm: This astounding, crowd-pleasing juggling team has traveled the globe entertaining audiences for over 20 years! Presented by Price Chopper and Radio Disney .

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
12:00PM
Location:
Price Chopper KidZone Stage
Tulip Queen Coronation
Tulip Queen Coronation
Mayor Sheehan crowns the 66th Albany Tulip Queen in this traditional ceremony.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
12:00PM
Location:
Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage
Seth & The Moody Melix (Sat. & Sun.)
Seth & The Moody Melix (Sat. & Sun.)
12:45PM, 3:00PM, 5:15PM: A multicultural musical experience designed to educate and entertain children of all ages. Presented by Price Chopper & Radio Disney.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
12:45PM
Location:
Price Chopper KidZone Stage
Rebel Darling
Rebel Darling
Eloquent, soulful singer-songwriter M.R. Poulopoulos, joined by the Capital Region's finest roots musicians. Presented by Exit 97.7.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
1:00PM
Location:
Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage
Panama Wedding
Panama Wedding
A concoction of deliriously joyful pop, adult-contemporary and electronic music. Presented by WEQX.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
1:15PM
Location:
Main Stage
Sleeper Agent
Sleeper Agent
High energy, hook-filled, Kentucky-fried garage rock. Presented by WEQX.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
2:15PM
Location:
Main Stage
The Parlor
The Parlor
The enchanting, inspiring, magical musical mission of Eric Krans, Jen O'Connor and friends. Presented by Exit 97.7.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
2:15PM
Location:
Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage
Rubblebucket
Rubblebucket
This Brooklyn septet combines hip-shaking live performances and an eclectic flurry of world-music influences into a catchy pop package. Presented by WEQX.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
3:15PM
Location:
Main Stage
Accents
Accents
Atmospheric, anthemic indie-folk driven by lush harmonies and soaring guitars. Presented by Exit 97.7.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
3:30PM
Location:
Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage
Mike Doughty
Mike Doughty
Mike Doughty contains multitudes: Singer. Songwriter. Guitar player. Poet. Author. Playwright. Photographer. Most Improved Camper, West Point Youth Camp, 1982. He's released five solo albums, some EPs, a covers album, a couple of live albums, a bunch of remixes, a poetry book, and a memoir about that time he was in a band called Soul Coughing. Presented by WEQX.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
4:30PM
Location:
Main Stage
Titanics
Titanics
Organic and electronic sounds converging into ethereal, unforgettable sonic textures. Presented by Exit 97.7.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
4:45PM
Location:
Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage
The Royal Tulip Ball
The Royal Tulip Ball
An elegant evening of dining and dancing to honor the new Tulip Queen and Court at Wolferts Roost Country Club. Proceeds benefit Capital Repertory Theatre. Tickets required; 518.382.3884x187.

Date:
Sat, May 10, 2014
Time:
6:30PM
Location:
Wolferts Roost (120 Van Rensselaer Blvd, Albany)
16th Annual Mother of the Year Award
16th Annual Mother of the Year Award
Mayor Sheehan and B95.5's Joe Condon recognize the Capital Region's most outstanding moms. Presented by St. Peter's Health Partners, Times Union & B95.5.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
12:00PM
Location:
Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage
Zumba!
Zumba!
An exciting dance fitness workout with instructor Corrine Bland.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
12:00PM
Location:
Main Stage
Nicole Vanessa Ortiz
Nicole Vanessa Ortiz
A talented performer with a stunning voice, paying tribute to the music of Whitney Houston. Presented by Ford Go Further and media sponsors Oldies 98-3, PYX 106 & 99.5 The River.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
12:45PM
Location:
Main Stage
The Kimono Dragons
The Kimono Dragons
Surf-fuzz supergroup featuring members of 518 rock favorites Charmboy, Alta Mira and the Pistolwhips. Presented by Exit 97.7.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
1:00PM
Location:
Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage
Caroline Glaser
Caroline Glaser
St. Louis indie-folk singer-songwriter and popular contestant on NBC's "The Voice. Presented by Ford Go Further and media sponsors Oldies 98-3, PYX106 & 99.5 The River.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
1:30PM
Location:
Main Stage
The Chronicles
The Chronicles
Stylistically combining jazz, hip-hop, funk, soul and gospel into a unique sound beyond genres.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
2:15PM
Location:
Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage
Graham Tichy
Graham Tichy
Leading a sensational trio, this astounding guitarist distills the history of rock 'n' roll into every note.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
2:45PM
Location:
Main Stage
The North & South Dakotas
The North & South Dakotas
Harmony-rich folk-rock in the spirit of classic American roots music.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
3:30PM
Location:
Lakehouse Amphitheatre Stage
Emerson Hart
Emerson Hart
Frontman of the Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum alt-rock band Tonic and an acclaimed solo artist, Hart is a singer-songwriter with a gift for great melodies and lyrics. Presented by Ford Go Further and media sponsors Oldies 98-3, PYX106 & 99.5 The River.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
4:15PM
Location:
Main Stage
The Lucky Jukebox Brigade
The Lucky Jukebox Brigade
A horn-fueled, seven-piece indie cabaret dance party powerhouse.

Date:
Sun, May 11, 2014
Time:
4:45PM
Location:
Local 518 Amp Stage