Media Contact

The University of Alberta Botanic Garden is happy to provide media with background information, photographs and interviews for stories, as well as arrange for site visits.

For assistance, please contact:

Kerry Mulholland
Communications & Marketing Coordinator

University of Alberta Botanic Garden Fact Sheet


 Location Shooting

The University of Alberta Botanic Garden provides a beautiful backdrop for commercial filming and photography.
All location shooting must be arranged in advance with the Communications and Marketing Coordinator. Projects are assessed on a case-by-case basis for suitability and impact on the Garden and its operations, and charges may apply.

For personal, group and wedding photography, please see our Photography Guidelines section.

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Press Releases

07 March 2017

After 40 years the Devonian Botanic Garden reaffirms its University of Alberta roots

After being known for more than four decades as “the Devonian”, the province’s largest botanic garden is reaffirming its roots and changing its name to the University of Alberta Botanic Garden.

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28 November 2016

2016 Luminaria tickets snapped up in record time

Luminaria, the popular annual light-up at the Devonian Botanic Garden, has achieved another sell-out year, despite doubling its capacity from 2015. 

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23 November 2016

Popular Luminaria event and local charity team up

Visitors to the Devonian Botanic Garden’s popular Luminaria event can share a little light with a local charity.

Spruce Grove Kinettes volunteers will be on site at Luminaria, Dec. 2, 3 and 4, and are inviting event patrons to bring a donation of a new, unwrapped toy for kids aged 0-17 for  their Christmas Hamper program.

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11 November 2016

End of an era as DBG Crafters Association winds down operations

After 45 years of gathering together in friendly groups, creating and selling crafts to raise close to $2 million in funds for the Garden, the Devonian Botanic Garden Crafters Association is winding down their operations.

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25 November 2015

Luminaria event sells out for first time

For the first time, the annual Luminaria event at the Devonian Botanic Garden has sold out. Thanks to steadily growing attendance in recent years, a new advance-only ticketing system, and added event features, tickets sold in record time, say organizers.
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