5 Midwest Spring Flower Festivals
Each May, the Dutch-theme Tulip Time festival blooms in Pella, Iowa, one of many Midwest towns throwing huge street parties to greet spring—and you're invited!
Photo Courtesy of Orleans Chamber of Commerce/ Joey Maul
Orleans Dogwood Festival
Bike rides joined the lineup last year at this family-friendly Indiana fest. Bring cash for town-wide yard sales, plus carnival rides and crafts vendors. April 27-May 5, 2013. (812) 865-9930; orleansdogwoodfestival.com