For those looking forward to drive to the Tesselaar Tulip Festival will be happy to know that the venue is just an hour’s drive from the city. This heavenly venue is renowned for its array of amazing display of tulip flowers.
You will come across a variety of tulip species from all over the world. Come and explore over half a million tulips at this wonderful Tulip Festival.
Tesselaar Tulip Festival, Silvan Vic
This unique festival is held at Silvan in the suburbs of the Dandenong Ranges. Apart from the wonderful flower display, this festival also showcases live entertainment, a multicultural food exhibition and a sculpture display.
One of the most amazing features of this event is its multicultural program, which includes a number of weekend events; such as the Turkish Weekend, Food, Wine & Jazz weekend, Dutch Weekend, Irish Weekend and a special program for Children.
Each of these events feature a number of cultural festivals, ethnic music shows, authentic food, folk dance shows and a number of entertainment programs and activities. Sample an assorted variety of regional food and wine while enjoying an array of music and dance shows. Whether you love the Irish beer or Dutch food, you will find a number of interesting things to see, do and explore.
Brings your kids as there is an array of special programs and child-friendly entertainment exclusively for kids of all ages; including a number of activities, rides, petting zoo and fairies, especially for your little ones to enjoy.
Another highlight of this festival is the annual sculpture competition; sponsored by the Association of Sculptors of Victoria. A number of contenders take part in this competition and display their work and compete for the title.