For Release on November 10, 2016                         Contact:         Susan Zalnis

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Tulip Time 2017 Tickets Now on Sale

Holland, MI – November 10, 2016, Tulip Time ( announces that tickets for all 2017 festival programs are on sale as of 9a, Thursday, November 10th. Tickets can be purchased online at, in person at the Tulip Time Festival Box Office located at 74 West 8th Street, Holland, Michigan, or by phone at 800-822-2770.


Highlights for the 2017 Tulip Time entertainment program include one of the most popular country artists of all time – Vince Gill! Vince Gill, famous for his songwriting, world-class guitar playing and soaring tenor, is the winner of 18 CMA Awards including Song of the Year four times – making him the most awarded artist in that category in CMA history. Vince Gill will perform at Central Wesleyan on Friday, May 12, at 7p. Premium tickets are $72/person and general tickets $58/person.

“We have had a tremendous response to the announcement of Vince Gill performing at Tulip Time, as well as the other performances,” states Gwen Auwerda, executive director. “We’re anticipating a very busy day when tickets go on sale at 9a!”

Other national acts include The Bretts Show, coming straight off the stage of Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theatre in Branson, Missouri, FiddleFire, now in their 5th year at Tulip Time, the return of Walt Matzke’s Four Pianos, and a special garden presentation by Katy Moss Warner, President of America in Bloom.

The Local Arts & Culture Series will highlight a fabulous array of local talent. An eclectic collection of performances will be held at the Knickerbocker Theatre. And, opportunities to immerse you in Dutch culture through art, music and culinary delights are part of the 2017 festival program.

The Tulip Time Preview is now available offering highlights of the 2017 program.  Previews are being distributed throughout downtown Holland, are available at the Tulip Time Office, can be viewed online or you can request a copy at  Full festival details will be available in the Spring Festival Guide published in March. Connect with Tulip Time – download our free app today!