It’s Tulip Time! Bartlett Arboretum Opens for Spring 2024 Event & Concert Season

Tulip Time at the Bartlett Arboretum in Belle Plain KS

Spring 2024 – Bartlett Arboretum is a hidden gem 30 minutes south of Wichita in Belle Plain, KS. Their exquisite gardens are perfect for a picnic lunch on a spring day, or a mini road trip when you feel like going somewhere new!

 “The Arb” boasts 15 acres of stunning botanical gardens! Their team of volunteers has planted over 40,000 tulip bulbs which bloom throughout the month of April – but that’s not the only exciting this happening there this spring.

Art at the Arb 2024

Save the dates! Tulip Time begins April 13-14, 2024. Enjoy 100+ visual, performing and culinary artists under a century-old tree canopy among 40,000 blooming bulbs.

Cost: $10
Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: 10am-5pm

Bartlett Arboretum Regular Season Hours & Admission

Friday: 9am-5pm
Saturday: 9am-5pm
Sunday: 9am-5pm

Suggested donation for $10 per adult. Kids free “if kept under wing”.


Treehouse Concerts at Bartlett Arboretum in Spring 2024

The Treehouse Concert series is a fan favorite! Check back for more details when the full line-up has been announced.

For more fun things to do with kids, check out what’s happening Around Wichita this spring and our Wichita Mom Monthly Event Guide!

Erin Bartel
Erin is a marketing consultant in Wichita KS. She spends her days helping businesses and non-profits navigate the ever-changing waters of digital & local marketing and homeschooling her kids. She and her daughter also own Sassy Squid Ink, an imprint designing notebooks, journals, and sketchbooks. A mother of 2 happily married to her college sweetheart, Erin's hobbies include bribing herself to exercise, traveling with (and without) her family, and trying to remember where she hid the chocolate.


  1. Belle Plaine’s Downtown Festival is also happening this weekend. They’re having a parade, inflatables, food trucks, a Glow Run, cornhole tournament, and more for $3 button.


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