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Aug 4

The 2019 Chilliwack Sunflower Festival

By |2019-08-10T20:54:30-07:00August 4th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

The Chilliwack Sunflower Festival is back! Now in its second year, the festival is running from August 1st to September 15th, 2019. Last year’s inaugural festival was a tremendous success, with several thousand people attending. Social media lit up with countless sunflower photos, showcasing the sunflowers in all their ravishing glory. So, what can you expect for Vancouver's favourite sunflower festival’s second year? Sunflowers A single sunflower itself is a delight to see, but thousands of sunflowers— stretching for acres— [...]

Aug 3

2019 Locals Days Announced

By |2019-08-10T20:57:00-07:00August 3rd, 2019|Categories: Sunflower Festival|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Chilliwack + Cultus Lake Sunflower Day August 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th, September 5th, 12th. Chilliwack Sunflower Festival invites residents of Chilliwack and Cultus Lake to visit the fields every thursday for a special locals only price. All guests 6+ are only $5 per person all day long every Thursday while the festival is open. *Includes Chilliwack, Cultus Lake, Rosedale, Popkum/Bridal Falls, Yarrow, & Chilliwack River Valley.  Includes FVRD Electoral areas H, E & D  and any Indigenous lands / communities [...]

Aug 3

Field Update: August 4th

By |2019-08-03T21:06:32-07:00August 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The warm weather that we’re having now is bringing our sunflowers to life! We’ve had a cooler and wetter summer than last year, which delayed the blooming of some of our sunflowers. As we have multiple planting phases to ensure we have a plethora of flowers blooming throughout the entire remaining length of our festival, we’re excited to show that within 7-10 days, you’ll have a heightened experience with a range of varieties to wander through! For the first week [...]

Aug 3

The Fraser Valley Sunflower Trail

By |2019-08-21T16:48:38-07:00August 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Pack your camera bag! The Fraser Valley Sunflower Trail is back in BC's Fraser Valley. Bursting with vibrant yellows and hues of orange the happiest of flowers are back to brighten your day again this summer. Get ready to stroll through endless rows of cheer-worthy blooms that will leave you simply in awe. Are you ready to experience the sunniest of seasons? From itty-bitty palm-sized to sky-soaring Mammoths, the Fraser Valley is your go-to place this summer to get your [...]

Aug 2

Field Update: August 3rd

By |2019-08-02T13:17:27-07:00August 2nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Looking to come out and enjoy our fields this weekend? Here's a quick update on what you can expect! Our Dahlia fields are popping with colour and are, without a doubt, a highlight of our opening weekend! The Hop fields are also prime and ready for you to roam. This year we have many planting phases of Sunflowers so that we can have Sunflowers in full bloom throughout the entire length of the festival. The cooler weather has slowed down our [...]

Aug 1

Metro Vancouver Media Event – Chilliwack Sunflower Festival

By |2019-08-10T20:58:06-07:00August 1st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Yesterday we hosted our Metro Vancouver Media Familiarization Day that went off without a hitch! We’d like to thank everyone involved, and all who attended. We worked with numerous local businesses to pull it all together: Event Organized by Serena PR Event Support by Tourism Chilliwack Photos and Event Support by Connect Media Charcuterie and Veggie Platters by Curly Kale Eatery Wine by Whispering Horse Winery Beer by Old Yale Brewing Bouquet Making by Minter Gardening Poutine and Lemonade by Big Red's Poutine Cupcakes and Cookies by Cabin Fever [...]

Jul 31

Field Update: August 1st

By |2019-08-01T14:33:39-07:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Opening day is here! Our Dahlias are already popping with colour and we have plenty of Sunflowers to see. Our first planting of Sunrich Orange Sunflowers have already started to open for our first day and should be showing a significant amount of colour for this weekend. The hops have grown in nicely so be sure to roam the rows! Come on out for the long weekend and enjoy a lemonade or ice cream in the fields! Those wanting to [...]

Jul 29

BC’s Original Sunflower Festival Returns to Chilliwack

By |2019-08-10T21:00:30-07:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Last year, we debuted a new summertime tradition: the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival. Featuring 5+ acres of the iconic flower, it was a huge success. On August 1, the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival returns for its second year — this time, with the addition of a massive field of dahlias. In total, there will be 20 acres of flowers: 54 varieties of dahlias and 35 varieties of sunflowers! Our other additions include a giant pumpkin patch and a field of u-pick Chilliwack [...]

Jul 25

Chilliwack Sunflower Festival Opens August 1st

By |2019-07-30T23:23:14-07:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: Sunflower Festival|Tags: , , |

Locals and visitors alike are eagerly anticipating the opening of The Chilliwack Sunflower Festival! Returning for its second year, from August 1st to September 15th bask under the golden hue of 12-foot soaring Mammoth Grey Stripes or make your way through 35 other varieties of sunflowers. From sunrise to sunset frolic the fields and take advantage of the multiple photo opportunities, which include swing sets, the windmill, and portrait frames to capture the perfect shot! New to this year’s festival [...]

Jul 20

Videos from the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival

By |2019-07-31T00:37:22-07:00July 20th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Watch our latest Sunflower Festival videos on our YouTube Channel. Chilliwack Sunflower Festival returns for its second year — this time, with the addition of a massive field of dahlias. In total, there will be 20 acres of flowers: 54 varieties of dahlias and 35 varieties of sunflowers! Our other additions include a giant pumpkin patch and a field of u-pick Chilliwack corn. You can also purchase u-pick Sunrich Orange sunflowers, cut sunflowers and field flowers, sunflower-themed gifts, and tulip [...]

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