June 21, 2021 - June 27, 2021    
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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What’s happening June 21-27, 2021

Its getting to be peak plant season at the Garden – all that long June light sparks amazing growth. While you’re enjoying the beauty, you can sip a wine or local craft beer as you stroll, or sweeten things up with an cream from the Patio Cafe.  Live music, art displays, and a reading from local author Ruby Remenda Swanson in celebration of Pride round out this week’s activities. Make your evening a night to remember with Twilight Picnic Experience – set down your blanket, dig into a gorgeous gourmet picnic box for two, and savour the sights and sounds of summer.

  • June and July Twilight Picnics now open for booking, available from 5-10 pm nightly (reserve in advance)
  • The Patio Cafe Concession is open until 10 pm daily serving light local snacks, ice cream, wine, beer, coffee and other goodies
  • Enjoy lovely Brunch Boxes available Thursday-Sunday, 10 am – 2 pm (must be booked in advance)
  • Play a garden game! Complimentary games available for a little bit of fun – sign them out at the Welcome Centre (available first-come, first served).


Music and Activities

Note: All music and activities are planned with safety in mind. However, all activities are subject to changing health restrictions and may be cancelled.

June 21
5 pm – 9 pm | Umberto Cerminara (accordion)

June 22
5 pm – 9 pm | Shannon McDade (Celtic roots)

June 23
5 pm – 9 pm | TBA

June 24
5 pm – 9 pm | Terry McDade McDade (harp)

June 25
3 pm – 8 pm | Art display in the Leaf Plaza with Mariam Qureshi
5 pm – 9 pm | Jeremiah McDade (Celtic roots)

June 26
11 am – 4 pm | Author reading – A Family Outing with Ruby Remenda Swanson, in celebration of Pride (readings every hour, limited capacity, register in advance)
3 pm – 4 pm | Sound Vibes Yoga in the Alpine Garden (advance registration required)
5 pm – 9 pm | Shannon McDade (Celtic roots)

June 27
5 pm – 9 pm | Ryu Yokoo (guitar)

Reserve your visit