May 23, 2023


Thank you so much to everyone who came out and supported us this year. It was a great Tulip Time 2023 and we couldn't do it without you.

The Tulips have finished blooming for 2023


come by and enjoy the Delft Factory, wooden shoes & garden center


*** Gardens close 1hr prior to stores ***

*** All time are eastern standard time ***


May 23 thru 27:

Sun  11:00 to 3:00

Mon- Sat 9am to 5pm


May 28 & 29 2023 closed


Due to construction on west bound I-196 & north bound U.S. 31,  please allow extra travel time


Tickets can be purchased at the gate, or on line at  Ordering on line tends to get you thru the gate area faster.

(currently at $15.00ea)




Ordering is not available on this site!!!


Use to order


Our tulips will start blooming around April 17 2023 & finish some time close to May 25 2023.  With 850+ kinds passing thru our doors,  We expect peak color to be around May 5 2023.  There will be excellent color before and after this date.  Each Variety of tulip normally last between 3 to 14 days

Important dates:

Tulip Time is May 4 - May 11 2024.

We will be open during Tulip Time 2024 from 8:00 am - 7:00 pm with the gardens closing at 6:00 pm   ***subject to traffic***


We are on Eastern Standard Time.

With 6 Million tulips & 850 Kinds planted here.  Many kind of tulips start out only being seen at Veldheer's & the Netherlands grower. Veldheer's is a must

to visit when in southern Michigan

Vern Veldheer was born Sept 25 1925

He started Veldheer's Inc. with 100 red tulip and 300 white tulips in 1947 post WWII.  He still works 60+ hours a week.  He life has been an inspiration to many in our community, staff, family, & myself.






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