Since 1929, the city of Holland has blossomed with literally hundreds of thousands of tulips — and an equal number of tulip-lovers who attend the annual Tulip Time Festival. And the celebration is so much more than tulips — with national entertainment acts, events and activities for all ages, breathtaking sights just off the shores […]

Downtown Holland, 2–3 p.m. — Concluding the Tulip Time Festival’s parade series is one of Michigan’s most spectacular parades featuring floats, Dutch Dancers and marching bands. With over 4,000 participants, 170 units and the longest parade route in Michigan, the Quality Car Wash Muziekparade delights thousands of spectators. —

Exhibition Opening Reception Saugatuck Center for the Arts This show – equal parts exhibition, community education and outreach – awakens consciousness and celebrates individuals who have fought through unimaginable hardship while cultivating hope, grace and charity in their lives. —