Festival Tickets


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 - 11:00am-5:00pm  
Friday, October 2: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday, October 3: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday, October 4: 11:00am - 4:00pm

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

Festival activities start at 11am daily (Oct 1-4) and are free with regular admission to VanDusen Botanical Garden. Advanced tickets required.

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  • 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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