05/13/2017   2:00 pm - 3:30 pm


“Music Parade”    Saturday, May 13, 2017

Parades go on rain or shine! (In the case of lightning or severe weather, we will cancel for the safety of all spectators and participants. Cancellation will be announced through our website, social media and local media outlets.)

Preview Bands: 12:30p

Dutch Dance Performance: 12:45p

Parade: 2 – 3:30p

Concluding the Festival’s parade series is one of Michigan’s most spectacular parades featuring floats, Dutch Dancers, marching bands and more! With over 4,000 participants, 170 units and the longest parade route in Michigan, the GMB Muziekparade delights thousands of spectators.


Reserved grandstand seating is conveniently located adjacent to the Civic Center parking lot and near Kollen Park.

Event tickets for Tulip Time 2017

If you choose to bring your own blanket or chair, please take note of the City of Holland’s policies: Items cannot be set up earlier than 6am on Saturday morning. Items may be placed between the street and sidewalk only. All items must be removed no later than 1 hour after each parade.


Presented by:

VideoGraphicVideo coverage of the parades is provided by the City of Holland.
Live coverage can be seen at:
Comcast channel 24/916
AT&T U-Verse channel 99
Roku “Holland Cable TV”

After the parades are completed, videos will be posted on:

WHTC will also be streaming live video at and broadcasting on the air at 1450 AM.

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Date(s) - 05/13/2017
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Parade Route - 8th from Columbia to Van Raalte to 24th


Tags: Parades