Timetable Dates
The Super Hero Show 11:30am   1:30pm
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27
PJ MASKS 11:00am   1:00pm
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27
( at 12:00pm Meet and greet with PJ Masks)
The Kazoos 10:00am   12.30pm   2:30pm
Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
PETER RABBIT 11:00am   1:30pm
Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
( at 12:00pm Meet and Greet with Peter Rabbit and Benjamin)
Black Snake Reptile zoo Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
( at TBC)
Fairy Story-telling TBC
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
The Blue Loon Balloonist 10am - 2pm
Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
'Animals On The Move' petting zoo 9am - 4pm
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
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Mez's Craft Workshop Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
Face Painting Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
Kofi Kunkpe African Drumming 9.45am   12.30pm
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27
Sand Wizard Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
Wonderland Treasure Hunt
Tulip Tractor Ride

Childrens Weeks

We have a fantastic line up of Children’s entertainment in 2018.
Super Hero Week (24th – 27th Sept) sees PJ MASKS joining us along with The Supper Hero Show and Kopi Kunpke African Drumming. There will be Hula Hoop workshops and sporting activities to partake in. Get into the spirit and come dressed in your favourite super hero outfit. Spot prizes daily for those who dress up.

Get Active Week (1st – 4th Oct) has live performances from Peter Rabbit, also visiting us for the first time. The kids will also love Melbourne’s own, The Kazoos, they bring amazing colour, excitement, laughter and fun to the stage. There will be roving superheroes to interact with and save the day! Come dressed as your favorite sports star or in team colours.  Spot prizes daily for those who dress up.

Also daily, we have our Fairy and her intriguing tales in Fairy Hollow, The Blue Loon twisting balloons into animals, hats, flowers and more. You can pet the animals in our petting zoo and learn about Australian wildlife from Michael of Black Snake Productions, with his wealth of knowledge on reptiles.  Sandwizard will be there too.

There are a variety of craft workshops on offer as well as amazing face painters.

Children can test out their powers of observation on our Wizard of Oz Treasure Hunt, or participate in some fun Dutch Games, ride on our Tulip Train, indulge in traditional Dutch foods and other treats, see market stalls, pick a bunch of Tulips, visit our clog shop, and of course be amongst the sensational Tulips. There are plenty of fun and photo opportunities!

 

The Super Hero Show

11:30am   1:30pm
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27

The Super shows continue! The Grey Gloomy is sad and gloomy, he doesn't like colour or tulips, he is threatening to end them all! Help Captain Zaptastic and the Green Giggler on their super adventure to save the Tesselaar Tulip Festival. Great audience participation and plenty of laughs. Free

PJ MASKS

11:00am   1:00pm
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27
( at 12:00pm Meet and greet with PJ Masks)

Super hero kids being super ... in their pyjamas! Two shows daily with a meet and greet in between! 11am and 1pm. Meet and greet at noon. Free

The Kazoos

10:00am   12.30pm   2:30pm
Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4

The Kazoos are one of Australia's most acclaimed children's entertainment acts. They have been touring nationally and internationally since 2008. Free

PETER RABBIT

11:00am   1:30pm
Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
( at 12:00pm Meet and Greet with Peter Rabbit and Benjamin)

Join Peter and Benjamin on an adventure! A heart stealing show that kids and adults will love. Free.

Black Snake Reptile zoo

Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
( at TBC)

Enjoy wildlife demonstrations and interact with animals you wouldn’t usually get a chance to; snakes, lizards, crocodiles and more. Black Snake Productions are passionate about Australian reptiles and are dedicated to conservation. The Black Snake team has years of experience with an aim to educate about the amazing world of Australian wildlife. They are doing two shoes during the day with educational and interactive talks. Free.

Fairy Story-telling

TBC
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4

An inspiring children’s story teller. Her terrific imagination and sense of fun makes for magical children’s entertainment. Free.

The Blue Loon Balloonist

10am - 2pm
Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4

Creating incredible balloon characters before your very eyes. From flowers, fairies and comic characters to animals and more, The Blue Loon will impress any audience with his slick, quick, ballooning skills! Free.

'Animals On The Move' petting zoo

9am - 4pm
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4
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See and touch a large variety of farm animals, with trained staff there to ensure your child has a memorable farm animal experience. Children are invited to get to know the animals including: calves, sheep and lambs, baby goats, chickens, ducks, guinea pigs, a rooster and his hens, rabbits and friendly miniature pigs. They are here all day, with short breaks to rest and rotate the animals. Free.

Mez's Craft Workshop

Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4

Create a lasting memory of your visit to the Tesselaar Tulip Festival that you can take home. Hands on activities involving the childhood favourites of painting, sticking and drawing ... and you don’t have to clean up the mess! Craft activities range between $7-$12.

Face Painting

Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4

Children and adults alike are captivated with the transformation of their faces as Elena and her team of artists work their craft with impressive speed. From animals to monsters, princesses to super heroes. Elena prides herself on never saying no to a request and always astonishing the onlooker. Face Painting is $10 per person.

Kofi Kunkpe African Drumming

9.45am   12.30pm
Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27

Come and immerse yourself in a show and hands on workshop for all ages on African drumming.

Sand Wizard

Mon 24   Tue 25   Wed 26   Thu 27   Mon 1   Tue 2   Wed 3   Thu 4

Create your own masterpiece with coloured sand. You can bring your picture home as a special memory. Priced between $5-$9.

Wonderland Treasure Hunt

Search and explore the gardens for the White Rabbit ... he's late, but how late?! If you can find all seven of rabbits, and write down the time, we have a special prize waiting for you at our Clog Shop. This activity is available every day, and for all ages at the Tesselaar Tulip Festival. Free.

Tulip Tractor Ride

Visitors can take a tour of the fields in our novel mobile. $5 per person or $15 for a family of 4.