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Nov 9

A Special Place to Capture Your Memories: The Chilliwack Sunflower Festival

By |2022-11-09T08:58:05-08:00November 9th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Capturing some of the most special memories in our Sunflower fields is one of our favourite parts of the festival each year. Meet Hannah, our second in-field photographer from Hannah Vanwerkhoven Photography. We met up with Hannah and talked about a few of her favourite experiences, memories, and areas in the garden from this past season. Tell us a little about yourself! Hi, I’m Hannah! I am a photographer based out of Hope, BC. When I’m not taking photos, I [...]

Nov 2

The Ultimate Photo Destination: Chilliwack Sunflower Festival

By |2022-11-02T15:11:18-07:00November 2nd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

November might be here, but we can’t help but dream of sunny and warm weather among our Sunflowers’ golden fields. This year, we were lucky enough to have a couple of in-house (or should we say in-field!) photographers to capture all of your special moments. Meet Janessa from Janessa Alicia Studios! We met up with Janessa and talked about a few of her favourite experiences, memories, and areas in the garden from this past season. Tell us a little bit [...]

Aug 23

BC Lions x Chilliwack Sunflower Festival

By |2022-08-23T14:24:16-07:00August 23rd, 2022|Categories: What's On|

Calling all football fans! The BC Lions Felions Dance Team members and promotional team are going to be hanging out with us at the fest on Sunday, August 28th from 10am - 5pm! Make sure you visit them at their tent to check out all the BC Lions swag and more.

Aug 11

Ukrainian Day at the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival

By |2022-08-25T11:07:24-07:00August 11th, 2022|Categories: Sunflower Festival, What's On|Tags: , |

On August 25th, all ticket sales will go to not-for-profits providinghumanitarian relief in Ukraine. Having recognized that the Sunflower is the national flower of Ukraine as well as a worldwide symbol of hope and unity – and eager to lend support to the citizens impacted by the conflict in Ukraine – we will be hosting a special fundraiser on Thursday, August 25th at the festival. On that day, all ticket sales will be donated to H.E.R.O (Humanitarian Emergency [...]

Aug 9

2022 Field Updates

By |2022-09-02T17:37:28-07:00August 9th, 2022|Categories: Sunflower Festival|

We've planted acres of Sunflowers, Dahlias, Gladiolas, Zinnias and Cosmos just for YOU to enjoy this season! Throughout the festival, we highly recommend purchasing your tickets in advance online prior to visiting. Tickets purchased online have priority entrance to the field, and if online tickets sell out and parking reaches capacity, we will not be able to accommodate those without online tickets! GET YOUR TICKETS NOW Friday, September 2nd, 2022 It’s the [...]

Aug 3

The Chilliwack Sunflower Fest Returns on August 10th

By |2022-08-03T16:58:01-07:00August 3rd, 2022|Categories: Sunflower Festival|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Hundreds of thousands of blooming flowers – and plenty of other family attractions – will draw visitors of all ages to our fields. We're returning for our fifth Sunflower season on Wednesday, August 10th, 2022! The first event of its kind in BC, the festival draws hundreds of thousands of attendees to the breathtaking grounds at Royalwood Drive (also the site of the Chilliwack Tulip Festival), where 50 varieties of sunflowers are planted in three display gardens alongside more [...]

Mar 16

Sunflowers For Ukraine

By |2022-08-12T17:28:44-07:00March 16th, 2022|Categories: Sunflower Festival|

The Sunflower has been Ukraine’s national flower for a long time but it has quickly become a global symbol of solidarity for the country and its’ people. As Sunflowers have a special place in our hearts, we would like to help show our support for the people of Ukraine by sharing a few organizations that are doing good work to help those that need it most. H.E.R.O (Humanitarian Emergency Response Operations) Society H.E.R.O. Society is a registered non-profit [...]

Aug 17

Visit the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival

By |2021-08-17T20:01:53-07:00August 17th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Chilliwack Sunflower Festival is BC's first Sunflower Festival, and we're over half way through our fourth season! https://youtu.be/-g765Ze8fjg We have acres and acres of stunning Sunflowers, Dahlias and Gladiolas in bloom. With 42 varieties of Sunflowers this year, you'll find them spread amongst our display gardens, in our main fields of Sunrich Orange, and the American Giants have their own special place located at the end of the field. You'll find pops of colour spread about [...]

Aug 13

U-pick Promotion: Firefighters

By |2021-08-15T22:58:38-07:00August 13th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

With this long and difficult fire season, the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival wants to show our appreciation for Firefighters with an extra week just for them to enjoy a free U-pick Sunflower stem upon their visit to the festival!  For the week of August 30th - September 6th, we will be offering a free U-pick Sunflower stem for Firefighters. Please provide some sort of identification showing you work in this field to the U-pick attendant. Check out our other U-pick [...]

Aug 13

U-pick Promotion: Healthcare Workers & First Responders

By |2021-08-15T22:56:38-07:00August 13th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Chilliwack Sunflower Festival wants to celebrate all of the incredible Healthcare Workers and First Responders!  For the week of August 23rd-29th, we will be offering a free U-pick Sunflower stem for Healthcare Workers and First Responders that visit the festival.   Please provide some sort of identification showing you work in this field to the U-pick attendant. Check out our other U-pick promotions: Chilliwack Residents Firefighters