Special Events Permits are issued by the City Clerk’s Office. Click here for permit application, and for more information call (518) 434-5090 or email [email protected].
Tulip Festival is held in a large green park in the center of the city. Parking is available on nearby city streets, but please be prepared to walk a few blocks into the festival.
The Tulip Bulb sale is organized by The Washington Park Conservancy. Please call (518) 463-5846 for any questions.
Washington Park is a public park and visitors may visit any time at no charge.
There is no entrance fee for admission to the Tulip Festival.
The event begins at 5 pm and ends at 8 pm.
Announcements to move to the rain location are made by 11 a.m. the morning of Alive at Five. For up-to-date information, please call the Office of Special Events and Cultural Affairs at (518) 434-2032 or check Albanyevents.org
Please send an EPK to [email protected]
or mail a press kit to: City of Albany Office of Special Events, c/o Entertainment Coordinator, City Hall, 4th Floor, Albany, NY 12207.
Each event has different requirements and requires an application. For an application or more information, visit albanyevents.org/vendor_information/
In most circumstances, opening acts play from 5-6 p.m. and headliners take the stage around 6:30 p.m.