HOLLAND, Mich. - Tulip Time is nearly here! While the tulips and parades are incredibly important to the Holland festival, there is another equally important set of events happening that are all about food. 

13 ON YOUR SIDE's James Starks got a sneak peek at two of the restaurants that have partnered with Tulip Time to offer some more traditional Dutch food experiences. 

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Big Lake Brewing will be hosting a 5-course dinner inspired by authentic Dutch comfort food -- and they will have unique craft beer pairings as well. Dinner guests will also get an exclusive growler. This is happening on Tuesday, May 7 and Wednesday, May 8.

Boatwerks, one of Holland's waterfront restaurants, is presenting a four-course dinner with their own unique spin on Dutch cuisine. This is happening on Thursday, May 9 and Friday, May 10. 

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