The Mission
The World Tulip Summit Society brings together the tulipists, tulip aficionados, connoisseurs, fans, devotees and tulip lovers of the world to celebrate and promote the positive influence this beautiful and unique flower, one of the world’s most beloved flowers, has had and continues to have worldwide, on all aspects of life as a symbol of international friendship, peace and spring.

Objectives

  1. promote the tulip as a symbol of friendship, peace and of spring
  2. make use of the tulip as a means to promote international goodwill
  3. encourage and facilitate the celebration of the tulip
  4. promote the organization of tulip celebrations for the benefit of local residents and tourists
  5. pursue and facilitate the exchange of information and cooperation between our countries with regard to tulips

Activities

  1. organize on a biannual basis a World Tulip Summit
  2. manage the World Tulip Summit Society’s Order of the Tulip
  3. manage a World Tulip Summit Society web site
  4. manage a promotion program of the World Friendship Tulip, the Society’s official tulip

                 
Membership Categories
Tulip Members (Festivals, Events, Attractions)
$300 for an organization with a budget of $2 million plus
$200 for an organization with a budget of $$500,000 to $2 million
$100 for an organization with a budget of 500,000 and less

Festivals, events, organizations involved with the promotion and celebration of the tulip. Tulip Members from each country select a representative to act as a Country Director to the Board.

Associate Tulip Members $200
Organizations and institutions associated with the tulip industry or celebration. Associate Members select two representatives to act as directors on the Board.

Individual Tulip Members $50.00
Individuals interested in the promotion and celebration of the tulip and/or the Society’s activities. Individual Members select two representatives to act as directors on the Board.

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION CATEGORIES

TULIP MEMBERS

Member Budget
 

ASSOCIATE TULIP MEMBERSHIPS

INDIVIDUAL TULIP MEMBERSHIPS

 

 

Member Countries, Festivals and Bulb Growers

Tulip Festivals Around the World

(If you would like your tulip event, festival or bulb growing industry on this directory Contact at the above address)

Website
Festival Month Country
Canadian Tulip Festival May Canada
www.tulipfestival.ca
Floriade September Australia
http://www.floriadeaustralia.com/
Istanbul Tulip Festival April Turkey
http://english.istanbul.com/culture-arts/international-istanbul-tulip-festival
Skagit Valley Tulip Festival April United States
http://www.tulipfestival.org/
Tonami Tulip Festival April- May Japan
Bloemencorso April 30 - May 4, 2014 The Netherlands www.bloemencorso.info
Spalding Flower Parade April United Kingdom http://www.spalding-flower-parade.org.uk/

Bulb Growers (Alphabetical Order)

Company Country Website
Maveridge Bulbs United Kingdom http://www.maveridge.com