2018 Clymer Tulip Festival

2018 Clymer Tulip Festival

Article Contributed by Heidi Woodard Every other year, the residents of Clymer, NY band together in celebration of the two-day Clymer Tulip Festival. Currently the whole town is involved making sure this year’s event is as full of splendor as the residents themselves. The Clymer Tulip Festival celebrates the towns rich Dutch heritage and Holland’s […]

58th Clymer Tulip Festival in Full Bloom

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut “It’s a wonderful celebration of our Dutch heritage,” said Shelly Schenck, one of the festival’s organizers for 2016. The biennial Tulip Festival recalls Clymer’s long history which began nearly 200 years ago in a small settlement that first set its roots down in 1820. It was eventually named after George […]

Clymer’s Grand Tulip Festival Returns

Article by Staff Writer Tulips in their splendid rainbow of springtime colors will once again highlight Clymer’s Tulip Festival, the 57th celebration since its founding in 1955. Dutch immigrants, Clymer’s founding fathers, brought their love of tulips, their homeland’s favorite and most famous flower, to the new world with them 185 years ago. The town […]