Tulip Festival

April 8 - May 7, 2022

Ashton Gardens

3900 N. Garden Drive
Lehi, Utah 84043

Event Updates: 801-437-4884

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presented with Utah Community Credit Union (UCCU)

 

Thanksgiving Point’s annual Tulip Festival, presented with Utah Community Credit Union (UCCU), returns to the Ashton Gardens from April 8 to May 7! 

While Thanksgiving Point and the Tulip Festival were closed in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we're happy to welcome the community back to celebrate spring and beauty in person.

 

AMERICAN HERITAGE LYCEUM PHILHARMONIC

 | Special Concert

The Tulip Festival closes with a fantastic finish with this amazing concert against a gorgeous garden backdrop you won't want to miss (Not included with Tulip Festival admission).

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TULIP TOT PLAYLAND

There's ongoing fun to be had at Tulip Tot Playland! Visit on Fridays, Saturdays and for lawn games and more!

 

*included with admission!

TULIP FESTIVAL 5K

April 30

Spring at Thanksgiving Point means the Tulip Festival 5k is finally here! Dust off your running shoes and come shake off the cobwebs of winter for our Tulip Festival 5k. Choose between in-person or a virtual option this year!

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CUT TULIPS

 

Visit the Learning Garden and take home your own bunch of Cut Tulips! One bunch (5 stems) is $10. Available while supplies last. 

Guided Garden Walks

Included with Ashton Garden admission and FREE for Thanksgiving Point members. Advance ticket reservation required. 

Monday-Friday, 9:30 am

Learn about Ashton Gardens, its history, and the plants within. Led by our garden docents, this walking tour takes about 1.5 hours and is included with regular venue admission. Tuesdays feature the Trees of Ashton Gardens. Garden Walks depart from the back patio.

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Thanksgiving Point Tulip

Created especially for Thanksgiving Point's 25th anniversary in 2020, you can see our very own 'tulipa Thanksgiving Point' on display at the 2021 Tulip Festival!

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The Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival wouldn't be possible without our incredible volunteers. Volunteer applications for 2021 are currently closed, but check back for more information for 2022.

FAQs

Unfortunately all Thanksgiving Point tickets are non-refundable.

Exchanges may be issued and are subject to a fee  Exchanges are subject to the availability of another open time-slot and date and are only available over the phone (801.768.2300).

The Tulip Festival is held at Thanksgiving Point's Ashton Gardens!

The Tulip Festival is included in the Ashton Gardens admission price, which means it is free for Thanksgiving Point members! In addition to the beautiful garden views that are always available with Ashton Gardens admission, the Tulip Festival includes thousands of tulips and yummy concessions. Fridays and Saturdays at the Tulip Festival include even more fun with our Tulip Tot Playland, music, and vendors!

The Tulip Festival is a time-ticketed event with limited capacity. Many time slots will sell out, so we strongly encourage guests to reserve tickets ahead of time to ensure admission. 

Thanksgiving Point Corporate Memberships, Museums For All Admissions, Salt Lake City Connect Passes, Complimentary Admission Passes and Military Discount tickets do not require advance reservation, and can obtain admission at the door. 

Explorer Passes do not require reservations for individual venues.

Golf carts and Wheelchairs are available to rent in advance online or in-person. Advance reservations are subject to an additional fee, but in-person rentals are subject to availability. No rentals are available starting 90 minutes prior to closing.

 

Golf Carts

Online Reservation (2 hour rental……$60/$54 Members
Day-Of Reservation (subject to availability - 1.5 hour rental)….………..$35/$31.50 Members

Wheelchairs

(3 hour rentals)
Online Reservation…………$20/$18 Members
Day-Of Reservation……………….(subject to availability) $15/$13.50 Members

 

Scooters

Scooters are available for in-person rentals only. No rentals are available starting 90 minutes prior to closing.

Day-Of Reservation………………(subject to availability) $25/$22.50 Members

We recommend on planning at least 1.5-2 hours to experience the Tulip Festival.

Each year our Ashton Gardens Designers create a new Tulip Festival design, which makes each year’s Festival wonderfully unique. Because of this, the tulip bulbs from this year’s Festival will be dug up from the gardens to make room for next year’s tulip bulbs.

After the tulip bulbs are removed from the flower beds, they are available for purchase from the Ashton Gardens. The Tulip Bulb Sale begins at the end of May, but specific information will be posted HERE once it's available. You can use them to plant in your own garden, or they make great gifts for friends who would love to plant a piece of the Tulip Festival in their own yards!

Please click HERE to cancel FREE member reservations.

Yes! The applicable cost of your venue admission can be applied toward the purchase of a membership. Visit the guest services desk or call 801-768-2300 to learn more.

Yes! You can view the current week's program HERE.

Visitors are welcome to take snapshots (informal, non-posed photographs) for private use. Snapshots may be taken of the plants, gardens, or members of their group during their visit to Thanksgiving Point.

Photography Sessions require the purchase of a Thanksgiving Point Photo Pass, available for purchase at the Ashton Gardens Visitor Center. A photography session is an event where a photographer/videographer (either amateur or professional using any device including mobile phones) takes a series of photographs of a posed subject(s) using any part of Thanksgiving Point property as a backdrop. 

Our full Photo Policy with more information can be found HERE.

Unfortunately we don't allow pets at the Tulip Festival. Visit the Ashton Gardens on Wednesdays starting June 2021 for Dog Walk Wednesdays!

The Tulip Festival features over 300,000 tulip bulbs of several different varieties. View a full list of tulips at the festival and where they're located HERE. Be on special look-out for the “tulipa Thanksgiving Point” at the 2021 Tulip Festival! This special tulip was created especially for Thanksgiving Point’s 25th anniversary in 2020.

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