Tulip Fairy & Elf Festival 2016

Sunday, April 3, 2016  | 1 - 5 pm | Pearl Street Mall 

RAIN DATE: Sunday, April 10, 2016*

Join the Tulip Fairy as she and her pint-sized helpers celebrate the Tulips that adorn the Pearl Street Mall.  The event includes live stage performances, face painting, free activities for children and more! 

Activities including:

-Foam sword dueling
-Dino Dig       
-Art projects      
-Face Painting            
-Nature activities and wildlife safety      
-Cookie decorating       
-And More!

The Tulip Fairy Parade - 3:30 pm 

Don't miss the Tulip Fairy & Elf Parade!  Leaving from the performance stage in front of the Courthouse, all fairies and elves are invited to join the Tulip Fairy as she lead a parade around the Mall to celebrate the tulips and spring.

Performance Schedule

The performance stage will be on the 1300 block of Pearl Street

1:00 - 1:45 p.m.    'Waking the Bear' - Jeff Kagan & Paige Doughty, Open Space & Mountain Parks
2:15 - 3:00 p.m.    Wandering Natives
3:30 p.m.    Tulip Fairy Parade!
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.    Boulder School of Rock

Don't forget: On Saturdays and Sundays year round, parking is FREE in all City of Boulder garages!  Click here for info. 

Click here to view the 2014 photo gallery!

You can also check out the Fairy Bubbles Party at Shine Restaurant and Gathering Place on Sunday, April 3rd. 

* Rain Date: In case of inclement weather the Tulip Fairy & Elf Festival will be rescheduled for Sunday, April 10th from 1 - 5 pm.  Should the festival be rescheduled we will make an announcement by 10 am on April 3rd. 


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Volunteers Needed!

Help keep all the little fairies and elves safe by volunteering as a crossing guard!  Volunteers receive a $10 Downtown Boulder gift card for each completed shift.

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