The flower parade in Eelde is a festive, colourful and creative event, which will be organized in the first weekend of September en takes place for the 62th time this year.
Hundreds of volunteers, accommodated in neighbourhoods, work together to create splendid parade wagons. Their shared theme is the dahlia. Next to the dahlia the florists make use of numerous other flowers and materials, just like cut flowers, vegetables, bottles or rubber. In this manner the parade wagons are going to be presented in the proper light and will be an individual piece of jewellery.
During the parade lots of extras will blow life into the wagons so that the event will be one of the most spectacular this year.
You can find more information on this website: www.bloemencorso-eelde.nl