Festival of Lights 2021

2021-11-26 2022-01-03 Location: VanDusen Botanical Garden

Bundle up and bring the family to your favourite winter festival where the joy and magical moments of the holidays begin November 26.

Experience a magical winter wonderland with more than one million lights decorating 15 acres of VanDusen Botanical Garden.


Stroll along the lakeside, shimmering in the glow of northern lights, or wander into our lush Rose Garden – reawakened and illuminated for a spectacular winter replica through the artistry of our garden stewards. An enchanting winter garden awaits with themed areas, tasty treats, unique light features, and holiday music from November 26 to January 3.

Tickets are not sold on site and must be purchased online in advance. Capacity is limited so we recommend purchasing tickets early.

Come prepared with your official proof of vaccination and government-issued photo ID. Youth aged 12 – 18 do not need to provide photo ID.

Tickets available November 1.

Hours: 4pm – 9:30pm daily with designated entry times (last entry 8:30pm -9pm)

CLOSED December 25 (Christmas Day)

Visit vandusenfestivaloflights.ca for tickets and more details.