Events, Flora and Courses
Public art, lectures, seasonal blooms, family adventures and courses — there is always something happening at VanDusen. See what’s on now and coming up soon.
Budding Birders at the Backyard Bird GardenThursday, August 23 10 am - 12 pm
Families with children ages 4 – 10 are invited to drop by anytime between 10 am and 12 pm for a morning of hands-on activities to learn more about the birds that frequent VanDusen.Learn More
Special Event NoticeThursday, August 23 4 pm
Due to a special event after 4 pm on August 23rd, there will be traffic disruption in and around the Garden. Please plan your visit to the Garden accordingly.
Teacher Open House at VanDusen Botanical GardenThursday, August 30 10 am - 12 pm
Discover the many ways that our 55-acre, living classroom supports the BC curriculum through field trips, teacher Pro-D workshops, gardening and ecology courses, and special events such as Pollinator Days. Free, Garden Admission included!Learn More
SpringTuesday, 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