Easter weekend is finally here! Celebrate the holiday and the beautiful weather at one of these great Easter events.

(Photo by The Gardens at HCP)

Easter at the Gardens – Sunday April 1

The Gardens at HCP

505 Quayle Road, Victoria, British Columbia V9E 2J7

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Spend Easter event at The Gardens. Admission by donation with family activities for all to enjoy. Come and meet the hens from Rent The Chicken and don’t miss the free talk on Keeping Backyard Hens at 1:00 pm with Kate Fraser from Rent The Chicken.

You can learn more about Kate Fraser from Rent the Chicken and her other company, Bees Please Farm, in our Spotlight on Sustainability.



Veaster Vegan feast- Saturday March 31

The Very Good Butchers

1701 Douglas Street #6, Victoria, British Columbia, V8W 0C1

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for Vancouver Island Vegan Association’s annual Veaster holiday event, this year hosted by the Very Good Butchers!

They are creating a special menu for this event, so that everyone can enjoy a compassionate holiday dinner with community. This menu includes: Roast Dinner with all the fixins (roasted potatoes, veggies, gravy, and a new slow roasted kleftiko style beast) and drinks.

There are many seats available, but they are limited, so buy your ticket now and invite your friends and family to show them how amazing a vegan feast can be!

There will also a be a raffle fundraiser for the View Royal Rabbit Rescue, in support of the rabbits that have been removed from the Helmcken overpass and the sanctuaries who are now caring for them.

Tickets available at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/veaster-vegan-feast-with-the-very-good-butchers-tickets-44504865250?aff=efbeventtix



(Photo by West Coast Gardens)

Cotton-Tail Easter Succulent Workshop- Saturday March 31

West Coast Gardens

1420 172 Street, Surrey, British Columbia V3Z 9M6

10:00 am – 11:00 am

This bunny planter will steal your heart and get you ready for Spring! A cute easter planter, complete with ears and fuzzy tail. For kids and fun adults!

Grab your tickets here or call: 604.541.1117


The Great Easter Plant Hunt- Sunday April 1

Phoenix Perennials

3380 No. 6 Rd., Richmond, British Columbia V6V 1P5

10:00 am

An Easter egg hunt designed for gardeners of all ages with thousands of dollars in prizes and discounts to be won! Plus chocolate! Starts at 10:00 am sharp and goes until all the eggs are found, which is fast. Make sure to arrive early!