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 The 2017 Artists for Conservation Festival will be held at VanDusen Botanical Gardens, which is situated in Vancouver, BC and can be reached via driving or public transit.

The festival takes place in the stunning, lily-shaped green Visitor's Centre at VanDusen. Entry to parts of the  AFC Festival will be free and admission to the art exhibit will be nominal or free with VanDusen Botanical Garden admission. 
 

Festival Admissions

Many festival activities are free admission. Full access is available with to VanDusen passholders and members and children aged 3 and under. Tickets can be purchased on arrival at the Visitor Centre. 

  • Adult (19-64) $8.00
  • Senior (65+) $5.50
  • Youth (13-18) $5.50
  • Child (4-12) $4.25
  • Family (2 adults + 2 children under 19) $16.75
  • Children 3 and younger Free
  • VDBG Members Free
*Additional costs apply for some special events and workshops. Advance tickets are required for special events, including the Exhibit Grand Opening Reception.
 

VanDusen Botanical Garden is located at:

5251 Oak Street Vancouver BC V6M 4H1
Phone: (604) 980-9311

Public Transit

The public transit system offers regular service to and from VanDusen Botanical Gardens. For more details, visit the TransLink website.
 

Visiting from the USA

Bring the experience home, America. Americans returning home via land and sea from any international destination need to show a passport or other secure travel document.
 

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Festival Highlights

VanDusen Botanical Garden is located at:

5251 Oak Street,
Vancouver, BC V6M 4H1
Phone: (604) 257-8335

Most festival activities complimentary with VandDusen admissions ticket. 

  • Adult (19-64) $8.00
  • Senior (65+) $5.50
  • Youth (13-18) $5.50
  • Child (4-12) $4.25
  • Family (2 adults + 2 children under 19) $16.75
  • Children 3 and younger Free
  • VBGA Members Free

  • Crafts
  • Mural
  • Artist Demos
  • Wildlife Encounters
  • Films
  • Nature Walk

  • Art Exhibit
  • Live Art Demos
  • Live Music
  • VIP Reception
  • Films
  • Presentations

  • Fill the register form

  • Sponsor
  • Buy Art
  • Silent Auction
  • Buy a Book

 

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About Us

Artists for Conservation is a Canada-based international non-profit, with a mission is to support wildlife and habitat conservation and environmental education through art that celebrates nature. 

Through international art exhibits, collaborative art-science expeditions, festivals, awards and online initiatives, AFC informs and inspires the public to conserve our natural heritage. Among its membership, AFC serves to foster artistic excellence and empower passionate artists as effective ambassadors for the environment. 

Visit: artistsforconservation.org 

 

 

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