Looking for a unique and lively getaway for you and your sweetie? Chilliwack is teeming with activities for couples to enjoy. Escape the routine and rigors of daily life and revitalize your relationship with these fun attractions, delicious eats and comfy accommodations to enjoy on an unforgettable couples’ getaway!
Chilliwack Sunflower Festival | 41310 Yale Road
Romance is always in the air at the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival, running from August 1st to September 15th. You’ll marvel at the wondrous sight as you stroll through massive fields of radiant flowers: nearly 20 acres in total! See 35 different varieties of sunflowers, some towering higher than 12 feet! Pick your sweetheart the perfect sunflower from our four-acre u-pick garden (or purchase a sunflower or field flower bouquet in our store). Buy tulip or daffodil bulbs to grow in your own garden as an everlasting memory of your trip! Take photos of the 54 vibrant varieties of dahlias, in a mammoth three-acre field. The captivating sunflower backdrop is a perfect opportunity to take breathtaking couples getaway pictures; in fact, it’s a popular spot for engagement and wedding photos! You’ll find festive photo props throughout the grounds, including our windmill, swings, and portrait frames. Have fun playing the lawn games such as Yardzee, Bolaball, giant Jenga, tic-tac-toe, Connect 4, and checkers. Stop in at our food trucks for a snack, meal or refreshing cold drinks for two. Or, pack a romantic picnic and settle in under the cooling shade of our covered area. See chilliwacksunflowerfest.com for more information or to buy tickets.
Chilliwack River Rafting | 49704 Chilliwack Lake Road
You’ll scream with laughter as you blast through the roaring rapids of the Chilliwack River! Experience adrenaline pumping thrills and spectacular scenery as experienced and professional guides navigate you down the river on the adventure of a lifetime!
Cultus Lake Adventure Park | 3993 Sunnyside Blvd, Cultus Lake
Cultus Lake Adventure Park is BC’s Newest and Best Family Theme Park, featuring 18 Rides and Attractions, including the only Roller Coaster in the Fraser Valley, a Ferris Wheel, and an 18-hole Adventure Mini-Golf Course. Gate Admission to the park is Free, so you’re welcome to skip the rides, relax and watch your kids on one of our many family rides or find some thrills for yourself on our more extreme rides like the Roundup 360, Canada’s only fully-inverted pendulum swing ride. Whether you soar above the trees on our Cloud Buster drop tower or go on an adventure through our Wilderness Trail, there’s fun for everyone! Located in the Fraser Valley about an hour’s drive from Vancouver. Open daily, rain or shine
Cultus Lake Marina | 50 Sunnyside Boulevard, Cultus Lake
Experience lake life with your loved one on jet-skis, powerboats, or relax on a pontoon boat! You can rent them, along with any accessory you could need, at Cultus Lake Marina. Boat license not required Check out their special weekday rates!
Main Beach Boat Rentals | 103 First Avenue, Cultus Lake
The home of paddling on Cultus Lake. Spend time together on the lake by renting a muscle-powered watercraft! Explore the lake on a canoe, pedal boat, or kayak; or experience ‘standing’ on water by renting paddle boards to glide across the lake together!
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For more fun activities visit our friends at Tourism Chilliwack.
No summer outing is complete without some tasty eats! We’ve compiled a list of some great spots to grab a delicious meal or snack to satisfy your cravings.
Curly Kale Eatery
5996 Vedder Road
J. Beethoven’s Pizza
4125 Columbia Valley Highway
Shandhar Hut Indian Cuisine
8835 Young Road
45859 Yale Road
Brown’s Social House
#500-8236 Eagle Landing Parkway
#101-8050 Lickman Road
For more restaurant ideas visit: www.tourismchilliwack.com
Cozy accommodations close to the action are the best. No need to travel long distances to explore what Chilliwack has to offer with your special someone!
Coast Chilliwack Hotel by APA
45920 First Avenue
Vedder River Inn
5788 Vedder Road
45886 Wellington Avenue
Hampton Inn by Hilton Chilliwack
8050 Lickman Road
Surestay Hotel by Best Western Chilliwack
43971 Industrial Way
For more accomodation ideas visit: www.tourismchilliwack.com
Now that you’re all set for your romantic getaway, get those suitcases packed and head to the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival to start off the trip of a lifetime!