Tulip Fairy and Elf Festival
SUNDAY, APRIL 7, 2019 | 1 – 5 PM | PEARL STREET MALL
RAIN DATE: Sunday, April 14, 2019*
Spring officially arrives in Downtown Boulder when the vibrant Tulip Fairy, along with pint-sized fairies and elves, parade around the Pearl Street Mall ‘welcoming the tulips’. This beloved springtime tradition features special events and activities for girls and boys and celebrate the more than 15,000 tulips that adorn the world renowned Pearl Street Mall throughout the spring season. The event includes live stage performances, face painting, free activities for children and more!
Spring officially arrives in Downtown Boulder when the beautiful, colorful Tulip Fairy, along with pint-sized fairies and elves, gather on the Pearl Street Mall to ‘wake up the tulips’.
FREE Activities, including:
– Foam sword dueling
– Collaborative art projects
– Nature activities and wildlife safety
– Seed planting
– Cookie decorating
-Foam sword dueling
-Nature activities and wildlife safety
New this year:
- Join our friends at prAna on the Courthouse Lawn from 3 – 4 pm as they host a FREE kids yoga class!
- The Tulip Fairy & Elf Festival is excited to welcome the first annual Colorado Soapbox Science event during the Festival from 1 – 4 pm. Come help celebrate and promote women in STEM, and learn more about a variety of topics from Gummie Bears & Genes to making environmentally-friendly chemicals. (Talks will range from renewable energy, astronomy, genetics and more!) See the Soapbox Science talks on the 1400 block of Pearl Street.
Tulip & Fairy Festival Performance Schedule
The performance stage will be on the 1300 block of Pearl Street
1:00 – 1:45 pm Alice in Wonderland – Boulder Performing Arts
2:00 – 3:00 pm The Music of Rock N’ Roll For Kids – The Rock and Roll Playhouse
3:00 – 3:45 pm Local Singer/songwriter, Emelise
4:00 – 5:00 pm Waking the Bear – Jeff & Paige
Come to the Pearl Street Mall from 1-5PM to enjoy an afternoon full of FREE performances and activities for kids and families.
The Pearl Street Mall is always full of excitement but this last weekend in April is a particularly beautiful time to head to Boulder and enjoy. The banks of tulips are in full bloom with fairies of all shapes and sizes flitting through the tulips.
Don’t forget: On Saturdays and Sundays year round, parking is FREE in City of Boulder garage! Click here for more info