Fairytale flower festivals around the world


The peak bloom of the cherry blossoms in Washington, DC is a magical time you won’t forget. The National Cherry Blossom Festival comes to the city for a three-week-long celebration full of culture, music, and floral fun.

National Cherry Blossom Festival 

The Rose Parade takes place in Pasadena, California, and is one of the state’s most exciting flower celebrations.

Rose Parade

Here in Holland you will find the city’s famous tulip festival, formally known as Tulip Time - a perfect place to visit in spring!

Tulip Festival

The Flower Carpet is a gorgeous floral event where residents of Belgium volunteer to create a vast, carpet-like platform of flowers in the center of the city at Grand Place.

Flower Carpet 

Another one of the most beautiful flower festivals around the world includes the glowing purple fields of lavender in Provence, France. 

Lavender Fields

This prestigious flower show in London was first established 108 years ago and still takes place in May every year for only a few days. 

Chelsea Flower Show

Located less than two hours from Rome, this festival showcases an entire street of floral carpet that local artists create and mimic famous paintings and artistic styles.

Genzano Infiorata Flower Festival

Head over to the Noordwijk in the Netherlands for the beautiful spring garden of Keukenhof (March-May) and enjoy fun flower festivals called Bloemencors


Found in Medellin, Colombia, the Feria de las Flores flower festival is a colorful celebration that attracts thousands of visitors each year.

Feria De Las Flores

This festival has been taking place for over 40 years and serves to celebrate the blooming beauty of flowers in Chiang Mai at the beginning of each February.

Chiang Mai Flower Festival

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