18 APRIL 2021
Our world famous Corso ends in the historical city of Haarlem. The floats arrive on 17th April at approx. 9 p.m. On Sunday this Spectaular Spring Festival culminates with a top event centred around an exhibition of the floats. This is the moment to take photographs! The party ends at 5 p.m. when we wave farewell to the floats as they leave Haarlem.
Paid parking is generally the case in the Centre of Haarlem. Follow the P signs to available parking locations.
Haarlem heeft een eigen treinstation en diverse busverbindingen. Kijk op http://www.9292.nl voor de eenvoudigste manier om de stad te bereiken. Of kom op de fiets of lopend naar het gezellige historische centrum.
BEHIND THE SCENES
For three days from Wednesday 14th to Friday morning 16th April you can watch the art of decorating the floats in The Klinkenberg tennis hall in Sassenheim. Hundreds of volunteers are busily attaching the millions of flowers. With luck you may get a chance to give them a hand.
On Friday evening 16th April you can view the Corso in a different light. At 9 p.m. we illuminate the floats with thousands of lamps as they drive through the charming village of Noordwijkerhout. An experience not to be missed.
On Sunday 18th April, the floats are on show one last time in the historical floral city of Haarlem. Use the opportunity to take perfect pictures surrounded by music and entertainment while enjoying a drink at one of the cafes. At 5 p.m. we wave the floats a final goodbye.
THE MOST SPECTACULAR SPRING FESTIVAL IN THE NETHERLANDS
The Bloemencorso of the Bollenstreek is the largest spring festival in The Netherlands. This colourful, fragrant spectacle is celebrated annually during one week of the year by more than one million visitors. The main highlight of the event is the parade on Saturday when the colourful floats and the luxury vehicles decorated in masses of flowers travel the 42 km route. The addition of cheerful music from the marching bands and amusement on and around the floats all contribute to the excitement of the event as experienced by the stream of visitors from home and abroad.
FOLLOW THE CORSO LIVE
The Bollenstreek Bloemencorso can be followed via our Livestream. Watch and enjoy the colourful splendour from the comfort of your easy chair as the parade traverses the Bollenstreek.
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Bloemencorso 2022 | 20th to 24th April 2022