Events

Reserve your time to visit!

Tuesday, June 1 - Tuesday, August 31

Members wishing to visit VanDusen Botanical Garden can now simply scan their membership card in the Visitor Centre to gain access.

Reserve General Admission tickets to VanDusen Botanical Garden

Member and General Admission tickets must be reserved to enter Bloedel Conservatory

Learn about the Covid-19 safety measures being taken at VanDusen Botanical Garden and Bloedel Conservatory

 

 

Truffles' Summer Gourmet Picnic

Wednesday, June 16 - Sunday, August 29

This summer Truffles Fine Foods Catering will host a gourmet 4-course picnic experience at VanDusen Botanical Garden .

Situated in the beautiful surrounds of the Garden, the menu reflects inspiration of Italian alfresco dishes, with modern plant-based options.

VBGA Member discount available!

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Eat a Rainbow!

Thursday, July 1 - Tuesday, August 31

This year VanDusen Botanical Garden is growing a rainbow of vegetables with over 80 easy-to-grow, locally available varieties in every colour imaginable. Visit the VanDusen Vegetable Garden to learn how each colour group can improve your well-being and overall health. We challenge you to Eat a Rainbow every week!

Early Music Vancouver presents: Vancouver Bach Festival Finale: Sounds Natural at VanDusen Botanical Garden

Friday, August 6 - Friday, August 6 1.00pm

On August 6th, enjoy a FREE, hour-long concert at VanDusen Botanical Garden’s spectacular Heron Lake.

Delight in JUNO-winner Elinor Frey’s performance of solo works for cello by J.S. Bach, classical Chinese music by Vancouver’s Silk Road Music, the luxury of baritone Jonathon Adams’ rich voice, ravishing French baroque works performed by L’harmonie des Saisons, and more!

 

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Taste of the Garden Series at Shaughnessy Restaurant

Tuesday, August 31

Each week Shaughnessy Restaurant’s Chef Matthew Phillip will be creating dishes utilizing fresh ingredients harvested from VanDusen’s vegetable garden.

A rotating menu with produce, botanicals, and herbs will be highlighted to inspire what local, urban, sustainable cuisine is all about.

 

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Onsite Bird Walks Returning to VanDusen in September!

Sunday, September 5 - Sunday, September 26 10.00am

This September we are delighted to resume free in-person bird walks with the 25-year experienced volunteer, Jeremy Gordon!

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