Garden Days: 100th Anniversary Family Weekend

June 17, 18 & 19 Bluebird

National Garden Days is a Canada-wide event designed to celebrate gardens across the Country. This weekend is even more special in 2016 as UBC Botanical Garden celebrates its 100th anniversary. Bring your family, friends and fathers to tour the Garden, enjoy a biodiversity scavenger hunt and have a birthday cupcake. Admission to the Garden is 2-for-1 all weekend long.* Join us along with the birds, bees and butterflies to celebrate nature and the great outdoors.


All day long

  • Biodiversity Nature Hunt: explore the garden and look for special plants, flowers and more.
  • Bring a packed lunch and enjoy a family picnic on the Contemporary Lawn.
  • 2-for-1 admission*

11 am – 12 pm
Drop-in tours

12 pm – 1 pm

1 pm – 2 pm
Drop-in tours

11 am – 2 pm  Butterfly
Learn about birds, bees and butterflies from our experts! Take part in nature crafts and fun activities.

For more information on National Garden Days, view the Canadian Garden Council’s website.

Garden Days-Official Activity

* Free admission applies to the equal or lesser value admission. Not to be used in conjunction with any other coupon or special offer.