National Tulip Day
The Dutch export nearly 2 billion tulips around the world every year. This great event that happens on Dam Square is the celebration of this lovely flower for the public. The national tulips growers install over 200,000 tulips and the public can come and pick their own on this special day…for free !What a lovely idea ! For more details of this fab festival, see the official page. for more great festivals in Amsterdam, see our handy listings.