Here is a Link about how the Tulip "Mania" Festival in Albany Began.
I traveled to this lovely Washington Square Park, and May Tradition with 3 great friends and two of our dogs. :) Hunter was a very happy pup and he didn't even try to pee on the tulips... well maybe once!
I am unable to figure out how to post the Tulip Photos just yet from the actual festival spot. But Hunter and I took a very tranquil walk in the rain and we did spot some tulips amidst the mud. At Normanskill Community Garden: