Medicine Wheel Ceremony

Sunday, March 24 - Sunday, December 22 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.

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Bird Walks

Saturday, September 14 - Saturday, December 14 10 am

Take a guided tour through VanDusen and learn about the native bird species that make their home in the garden. Please note: the September 14th, 2019 Bird Walk will start an hour earlier at 9:00am.

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NEW! Two Preschool Storytime sessions per month this fall!

Wednesday, September 25 - Wednesday, November 27 10:00am - 10:45am

Preschool Storytime is back with two sessions a month!

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2019 Speaker Series: John Shinnick

Wednesday, October 16 2:00pm - 4:00pm

John Shinnick presents Growing Human Connections through Gardening.

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Tiki Night at Bloedel

Friday, October 18 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Tiki Night at Bloedel Conservatory is the VBGA kick-off event for all of the Bloedel 50th Anniversary Celebrations.

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VMS Annual Mushroom Show

Sunday, October 20 11 am - 4 pm

Presented by the Vancouver Mycological Society

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VanDusen Garden Gift Shop Member Only Sale

Wednesday, November 13 - Thursday, November 14 10:00am - 7:00pm

The annual sale returns!

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Pre-Order the Official Bloedel Conservatory 50th Anniversary Commemorative Booklet!

Tuesday, December 31

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Bloedel Conservatory, we have created a beautiful photo-driven publication “The Jewel Atop Vancouver” to celebrate the rich history, contemporary captivating stories, and future vision of the Conservatory.


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Bloom Calendar


Friday, December 21 2018 - Wednesday, March 20

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

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Wednesday, March 20 - Thursday, June 20

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

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Thursday, June 20 - Friday, September 20

Summer in the Garden features vibrant colours and fragrant smells for our visitors to enjoy.

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