BLOOMING INTO SPRING – Tourism Chilliwack

BLOOMING INTO SPRING – Tourism Chilliwack

Credits: @rachelbarkman

The surest sign that spring is back is the sight of the first flowers blooming: Snow Drops and Crocuses bring an air of fresh new life breaking out from winter’s weakening grasp. Spring is in full, radiant bloom in Chilliwack, with so many ways to revel in its return! Whether walking along brilliantly coloured rows of tulips, enjoying Easter activities with your little sprouts, or checking out one of many spring events in Chilliwack, your spring will be packed with entertainment.

Spring Flower Festival

As the earliest phase of the Chilliwack Tulip Festival, the Spring Flower Festival offers acres upon acres of heavenly scented Hyacinths, specialty Double Daffodils with so many lavish petals, and the early blooming of colourful Tulips.

Chilliwack Tulip Festival

With upwards of seven million vibrant and showy tulips blooming, this spring festival is a must-see, and the perfect way to herald in spring. Including the acres of Hyacinths and Daffodils, the floral fields span a total of 20 impressive acres. In addition to the magnificent blooms, you’ll also find lawn games, a festival store, plenty of fantastic photo props, food trucks, free parking, wheelchair accessible parking (fields are accessible depending on weather), and so much more! The opening date is weather dependent, but typically runs for 3-5 weeks beginning in April. Keep an eye on their social media for updates and announcements!
Instagram: @chilliwacktulipfest
Facebook: Chilliwack Tulip Festival

Easter Weekend Activities

Credits: @chilliwackcornmaze

Your kids will have a blast at these fun events happening Easter Weekend. Featuring Easter Eggs hunts, visiting with farm animals, concessions, bouncy castles, fun zones, and the like, every kid (and kid at heart) will enjoy these activities that take place right on the farm.

Petey’s Easter Eggstravaganza

9423 Gibson Road

April 10th – 13th

Chilliwack Corn Maze

41905 Yale Road West

April 10th & 11th

Credits: @geoffheith

Chilliwack is home to a bounty of engaging and entertaining events to bring in spring. Whether you’re into the great outdoors, or maybe you’re a foodie or wine lover, you’ll find something to pique your interest in this list of upcoming spring events!

All About Fishing

Chilliwack Heritage Park,

44140 Luckakuck Way

March 14th

BC Holstein Spring Show

Chilliwack Heritage Park,

44140 Luckakuck Way

March 17th – 20th

Family Nature Festival

Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve,

5200 Sumas Prairie Road

March 20th & 21st

Vintage Barn Market

Chilliwack Heritage Park,

44140 Luckakuck Way

April 24th & 25th

BC Outdoors Show

Chilliwack Heritage Park,

44140 Luckakuck Way

April 17th – 19th

Food Truck Festival

Chilliwack Coliseum,

45323 Hodgins Avenue

April 25th

Art of Wine Festival

Chilliwack Cultural Centre,

9201 Corbould Street

May 16th

BC Eggfest

Grand Pappy’s Home Furniture & Appliances,

44680 Yale Road

May 24th

With all the rugged beauty of our natural surroundings, the buzz and activity of a vibrant city, and the landscape in full bloom, Chilliwack in the spring is a wonderful place to be! Step outside and explore all the sights and sounds this amazing city has to offer. For more information on these and other events and activities, visit Tourism Chilliwack.

And, as always, be sure to tag us in your #ShareChilliwack moments!

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