Due to weather conditions both the groupflight and hot air balloon have been postponed to Saturday, April 29th.
Due to early flowering in 2017, the tulip route is signposted from April 10th. The festival will open on April 15; from this date on all kinds of activities are organized along the route.
Every year, around the Dutch national holiday King's Day, the tulipfields in the Netherlands are in full bloom. A particularly good time to explore the area Noordoostpolder by bike, by car and now from the air! Both self-flying pilots and passengers are offered special packages.
During this colorful event in the Noordoostpolder one can take part in all kinds of activities. Of course, there are the marked bicycle and car routes. One can also visit the Tulip Garden Show (more than 2,000 species of tulips) and Tulips Information Center. Particularly interesting is Wind Experience 11BEAUFORT; where there is plenty to see and read about the construction of Windpark Noordoostpolder - the largest wind farm in The Netherlands.
Several landing facilities have been arranged at various locations. Access to them, including route map and directions can be booked through the page For pilots.