Initial estimate shows good economic numbers for Holland's Tulip Time

7:08 pm
Mon May 13, 2013

Initial estimate shows good economic numbers for Holland's Tulip Time

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Tulips bloomed right on time for this year's festival, in stark contrast to last year
The final numbers won't be tallied until later next month, but Tulip Time Executive Director Gwen Auwerda has declared the 2013 festival a blooming success. The parade route along Eighth Street was packed with locals and tourists Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, while tickets for numerous Tulip Time events, including country music superstar Kenny Rogers, were difficult, if not impossible, to get.