Filters

Events

Plant Sale Potluck - Donations Needed!

Saturday, September 1 - Friday, November 30

Do you have healthy plants that have expanded beyond your space, or you want to replace? We’ll take care of them! Now accepting donations.

Learn More

Early Closure Dates - Bloedel Conservatory

Saturday, September 1 - Saturday, September 29 10 am - 5 pm

The Conservatory will be closing at 5pm instead of 6pm on September 1, 22 and 29. Thank you for your understanding

September Bird Walk

Saturday, September 22 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden.

Learn More

Member Mornings

Saturday, September 22 8 am - 9 am

Member Mornings at VanDusen Garden are in full swing!

Learn More

Alpine Garden Club of BC - Fall Sale

Saturday, September 22 12 pm - 4 pm

Join the Alpine Garden Club of BC for their fall show.

Learn More

Medicine Wheel Ceremony

Sunday, September 23 - Sunday, December 23 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

People from varying backgrounds and spiritual traditions are invited to gather to celebrate the beginning of a new season in a beautiful outdoors setting at VanDusen Garden.

Learn More

2018 Speaker Series

Tuesday, September 25 - Saturday, November 10 2 pm

The Yosef Wosk Library & Resource Centre is proud to present its 2018 Speaker Series.

Learn More

Preschool Storytime: Nature’s Stories for Young Children

Wednesday, September 26 - Wednesday, November 28 10:00 to 10:45 am

Takes place on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 10:00 to 10:45 am and includes reading, action songs and a craft project.

Learn More

Soil, Manure & Compost Sale

Saturday, September 29 10 am - 3 pm

Come by for our annual fundraiser to support the Garden’s activities. Pre-orders now open!

Learn More

Park Board All Candidates Forum at VanDusen Botanical Garden

Thursday, October 4 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

This is your chance to hear and question candidates running for Park Board in the October 20 Vancouver Municipal Election.

This is open to the public and free of charge.
Seating is limited and will be filled on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Doors open: 6:30 pm
Great Hall, Visitor Centre, VanDusen Botanical Garden
5151 Oak St. Vancouver

Learn More

October Bird Walk

Saturday, October 13 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden.

Learn More

2018 Mushroom Show

Sunday, October 21 11 am - 4 pm

Presented by the Vancouver Mycological Society

Learn More

Gift Shop Closure - November 1&2

Thursday, November 1 - Friday, November 2

Please note the VanDusen Garden Gift Shop will be closed on Nov 1 & 2 to prepare for the winter season.

November Bird Walk

Saturday, November 10 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden.

Learn More

VanDusen Garden Gift Shop Member Only Sale

Wednesday, November 14 - Thursday, November 15 10 am - 7 pm

The annual sale returns. Click below to learn full details.

Learn More

December Bird Walk

Saturday, December 8 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden.

Learn More

January Bird Walk

Saturday, January 12 2019 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden.

Learn More

February Bird Walk

Saturday, February 9 2019 10 am

Join Jeremy Gordon for a guided birding exploration in the Garden.

Learn More

March Bird Walk

Saturday, March 9 2019 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden.

Learn More

April Bird Walk

Saturday, April 13 2019 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden.

Learn More

VanDusen Plant Sale

Sunday, April 28 2019 10 am - 4 pm

This will be the Plant Sale’s 41st year! Thousands of plants for sale.

Learn More

May Bird Walk

Saturday, May 11 2019 10 am

Enjoy a guided tour at VanDusen Botanical Garden, seeking out the bird species that make their home in this beautiful, 22-hectare garden.

Learn More

June Bird Walk

Saturday, June 8 2019 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden

Learn More
Bloom Calendar

Spring

Tuesday, March 20 - Wednesday, June 20

In spring the Garden is bursting with cheerful rhododendrons, stunning magnolias, delicate cherry blossoms and bloom-full camellias –  to mention a few…

Learn More

Fall

Saturday, September 22 - Friday, December 21

Autumn colours are absolutely stunning at the Garden, and there are plenty of blooms still showing.

Learn More

Winter

Friday, December 21 - Wednesday, March 20 2019

The winter Garden features muted colour palettes, stunning silhouettes and a scattering of colour with winter berries and blooms.

Learn More
Courses