On Saturday, 21 April at 9:30, the 65th edition of the annual Flower Parade will leave Noordwijk to travel its 40km route, along the main roads, to arrive in Haarlem at about 21:00.
The procession will comprise of 20 large floats and more than 30 decorated luxury cars, interspersed with marching bands. There will be plenty of space on the roadside for the hundreds of thousands of spectators who always congregate along the route.
Photo © Gill Steenvoorde
The Flower Parade will also pass the Keukenhof, alongside the 'Keukenhof Corso Boulevard' at about 15:30.
On Friday, 20 April in the evening there will be an illuminated parade in Noordwijkerhout. The parade and floats will also be illuminated in Haarlem on the evening of Saturday, 21 April and they will remain on view in Haarlem on Sunday, 22 April until 17:00.
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