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Daemon
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Tulip Time

When a group of high school students in Pella, Iowa, staged an operetta called Tulip Time 1935, the only tulips growing in the town were in pots. But the musical performance gave the local chamber of commerce an idea for promoting the town's Dutch heritage. They planted thousands of bulbs and got the local historical society to start preserving the town's Dutch buildings and heirlooms. During the festival, townspeople dress in Dutch provincial costumes and engage in such activities as street scrubbing, authentic Dutch dancing and folk music, and tours of the formal tulip gardens. More...
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Tulip Time
When a group of high school students in Pella, Iowa, staged an operetta called Tulip Time 1935, the only tulips growing in the town were in pots. But the musical performance gave the local chamber of commerce an idea for promoting the town's Dutch heritage. They planted thousands of bulbs and got the local historical society to start preserving the town's Dutch buildings and heirlooms. During the festival, townspeople dress in Dutch provincial costumes and engage in such activities as street scrubbing, authentic Dutch dancing and folk music, and tours of the formal tulip gardens.
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Tulip Time
Second weekend in May
- When a group of high school students in Pella, Iowa, staged an operetta called Tulip Time in Pella in 1935, the only tulips growing in the town were in wooden pots.
- But the musical performance gave the local chamber of commerce an idea for promoting the town's Dutch heritage.
- They hired tulip specialists from the Netherlands to teach them how to plant and care for tulips.
- Then they planted thousands of bulbs and got the local historical society started preserving the town's Dutch buildings and heirlooms.
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