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VanDusen Botanical Garden


This year, due to COVID-19, all live programming will be outside within the gardens and accessible with a garden admission.  Tickets must be purchased in advance ONLINE and for specific timed-entry only. Tickets are not available at the door. 
Visit VanDusen Botanical Garden's website.

Enjoy a host of art and nature-focused activities for all ages - art exhibit, demos, live music woodcarving, live birds of prey and more. 

Festival Programming Days/Hours (Advance tickets required with timed entry):
Thursday, October 1 - 9:00am-5:00pm  
Friday, October 2: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday, October 3: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday, October 4: 9:00am - 5:00pm

VanDusen Botanical Garden Access: Visit the http://vandusengarden.org/plan-your-visit/hours-admission/

Purchase your admission tickets at VanDusen




Photo credits: Paul Moldovanos 


Festival Highlights

VanDusen Botanical Garden is located at: 5151 Oak Street Vancouver BC V6M 4H1

Maplewood Conservancy is located at: 2649 Dollarton Hwy, North Vancouver

Admission to AFC Festival (indoor programs) is free of charge.  Admission is required for outdoor programs in the Botanical Garden. Admission is free for all programming at Maplewood Conservancy.

  • Art Exhibit 
  • Live Art Demos
  • Music and Performances
  • Live Birds of Prey
  • Guided Nature Walks

  • Come to the Festival
  • Spread the Word
  • Purchase a Bird Mural
  • Buy Orginal Art
  • Make a Donation
  • Buy an AFC Book & Calendar
  • Volunteer
  • Sponsor the Event




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AFC Festival 2020
@ VanDusen Botanical Garden
1 Oct - 4 Oct, 2020
Vancouver, BC, Canada

AFC Festival 2020 (Preview)
@ Maplewood Conservancy
19 Sept - 20 Sept, 2020
North Vancouver, BC, Canada


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. 

Visit: artistsforconservation.org 

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