Explore the beauty of spring with Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival
Details: Celebrate one of the best parts of a Vancouver spring. Walking tours, concerts, parades, and more!
Date: Many events around Vancouver, from April 3-28, 2014.
Location: More than 1,300 locations! See this map for a nearby neighbourhood.
Enjoy the spirit of dance at Surrey Festival of Dance.
Details: One of the largest amateur dance competitions in North America. More than 9500 dancers from preschool to adult compete. Categories include Ballet, Modern, International, Jazz, Hip Hop, and Tap.
Dates and times: On now until April 29. See this schedule for more information.
Location: Surrey Arts Centre, 13750 – 88th Avenue, Surrey, BC.
Salt Spring Island:
Visit the first day of the Salt Spring Island Saturday Market.
Details: Arts and crafts from Canada’s “Island of the Arts”: potters, jewelers, fiber artists, woodworkers, and fine decorative arts. There’s also farmstead cheeses, organic foods, music, and free festive fun.
Dates and times: This event happens every Saturday through October. 8:30am – 4pm, rain or shine.
Location: Oceanside at Centennial Park in Ganges
Get your home ready for spring at Home, Garden & Quilt Show & Sale.
Details: Browse the stalls and purchase crafts and other goods from local businesses.
Dates: Daily from April 4, 2014 to April 5, 2014.