Flower festivals are very popular and they’re celebrated worldwide to showcase the beauty and incorporate entertainment aspect. These top festivals celebrate local cultures and offer a remarkable experience to every visitor.
Skagit Valley Tulip Festival
It’s organized each year in April, and this event can be attended in Washington. Visitors can benefit from different guided tours to incredible tulip gardens to find out more about local agriculture.
Battaglia di Fiori
This event is organized every 2 years in Ventimiglia, and its name is translated as the flower battle. This original festival can please any sense of its spectators and it lasts for 2 days. There are some parades involved, including the introduction one that offers fireworks and a lot of fun. Its central parade is a real battle between all kinds of flowers.
Batalla de Flores
It’s celebrated each July in Valencia, and its outstanding attraction is the parade that features young women who are dressed in traditional outfits and amazing floats. Visitors pelt different flowers on them and women need to defend themselves, which makes this festival even funnier.
Festival of the Flowers
This event is set in Medellin on a regular basis. The parade is its greatest benefit because it involves people carrying all kinds of elaborate and stunning floral arrangement on the back. This is how they’re dedicated to ending the slavery period.
Canadian Tulip Festival
It’s the biggest and most prominent tulip festival on the planet organized each May in Ottawa. Visitors can observe incredible and big tulip displays and other entertainments, including cuisine attractions, musical concerts, etc.
This floral event is organized in California each year and involves many people who crowd streets to enjoy this parade and rose floats. Different contests and interesting musical shows are also among major attractions.
Chiang Mai Flower Festival
This event is organized in Thailand each February, and it’s one of the brightest celebrations on the planet. It’s focused on Damask roses and involves orchids and different flowers in addition to traditional songs and dances.
Genzano Infiorata Floral Festival
It has its long and rich history and people celebrate it every June. This is when the main city street is adorned by incredible floral carpets dedicated to a certain theme.
It involves Begonias and their different specimens focused on a particular theme in August, and this festival is traditionally organized in Brussels. The entire parade is headed by many volunteers.
Festa da Flor
This celebration is conducted each spring in Madeira, and it’s quite original compared to others. Although its main attraction is amazing flowers, this event also offers delicious food, music, and arts. Attend it to get a better understanding of local culture and pay attention to a special wall adorned by kids with many flowers that symbolize their hope for a peace.