Spring Tulip Festival

An annual event in Huntington village, the Tulip Festival is a free, family-oriented, floral festival featuring more than 20,000 tulips, hands-on children’s activity booths, family performances on the Chapin Rainbow Stage, art exhibitions, lectures & demonstrations; refreshment sales booths. The event is held on the first Sunday in May, rain or shine, but outdoor portions of the Festival will be suspended for lightning.

Festival BrochureClick here to download he most current festival activities list with a complete schedule of events, participating agencies and sponsor listings.

Booth Application: Groups intending to sponsor a booth at the festival must complete and submit a Booth Application. Only festival appropriate free child and family oriented activity booths are considered. Activities with a floral or gardening theme or related to the Festival’s Heckscher Park setting are strongly encouraged. No applications for commercial booths or purely informational booths should be be submitted.

Tulip Festival Photo ContestClick here to download a copy of the current prospectus and entry form for the Huntington Tulip Festival Photo Contest.  To view information on and images of previous Contest Winners, click here.

Volunteer Opportunities: If you would like to volunteer at the Tulip Festival, click here to download a copy of the current volunteer application.

Shuttle to the Sheep-to-Shawl Festival: The Town offers free shuttle to the nearby “Sheep-to-Shawl Festival” presented by the Huntington Historical Society at the historic 1795 Doctor Daniel W. Kissam House & Museum at 423 Park Avenue, Huntington, which runs simultaneously with the Tulip Festival.