Community Events


Sakura Night

Sunday, April 2, 2017 6:30pm: Evolve's Pink Effervescence Welcome, 7-9pm: Standing Dinner Reception
Stanley Park Pavilion, 610 Pipeline Road, Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4
Tickets available for purchase now! Makes for a wonderful date night or memorable gift for your foodie friends!
Accolade cherry tree on Halifax street (corner of Moore street) in Burnaby North, March29 2013

Hands-On Workshops

Get a head start on the spring celebration by signing up for one of these pre-Festival workshops!
Credit LOBO_2015 Kerrisdale Community Centre Petal Mat Picnic_

The Big Picnic

Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 12pm to 3pm
Queen Elizabeth Park @ W 33rd Ave and Cambie
Make a lunch date with the Festival for Vancouver’s largest spring picnic and make the rest of Canada pink with envy!
Credit LOBO_2015 Kerrisdale Community Centre Petal Mat Picnic_

Petal Picnics

Throughout March 30 to April 23, 2017
Vancouver Parks & Green Spaces
Celebrate spring under cherry blossoms with our special Cocktails & Canapés cherry blossom curated lunch box!
LW eps 2016

2016 Winning Haiku

Winning poems in each category are now posted! Judged by Emiko Miyashita, George Swede, Deborah P. Kolodji.