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On Now: Spring Festivals & Events in Abbotsford

Spring into Abbotsford this season by attending some of these spring events and festivals: buds and blooms, Easter events and egg hunts, and more spring fun!

(Bloom, The Abbotsford Tulip Festival)

Buds and Blooms

The Abbotsford Tulip Festival

April 15th – May 12th

With over 2.5 million tulips in bloom at various stages throughout the festival, visitors can walk through 10 acres of fields and marvel at one of the most vivid displays of floral beauty British Columbia has to offer. Visit Bloom’s website for information on their high bloom and low bloom rates and be sure to pre-purchase your tickets online before arriving! www.abbotsfordtulipfestival.ca

 

91st Annual Bradner Flower Show

April 12th – 14th

From humble beginnings featuring a few daffodil bulbs to a yearly celebration with hundreds of varieties of daffodils, local winery and craft beer tastings, live music, guest speakers, interesting displays, crafts, art, homemade treats and more! This year’s theme is “The Art of Nature.” www.bradnerhall.ca/events

 

Blossom Fest at Taves Family Farms

May 4th-5th

Come on out and explore the colourful apple blossoms, sway to the tunes of Ryan McAllister, and visit the goats, chicks, and lambs at the petting barn! Visit Farmville and bounce on jumping pillows, take a hayride out to the apple blossoms for a scavenger hunt, have a sip and bite at the concession stand and enjoy an afternoon on the farm. www.tavesfamilyfarms.com

 

(Maan Farms)

Easter Events and Egg Hunts


Bunnies & Booze at Maan Farms & Estate Winery

April 12th & 13th

An adult only moonlight egg hunt! The event begins with "Hoppy Hour" where you can sip on wine & beer and indulge in delicious eats from Mama Maan's Kitchen. After, you’ll use flashlights to scour the farm for a challenging egg hunt redeemable for prizes and more! The event runs from 6-10pm and tickets are available for $50 per person plus tax. Visit www.maanfarms.com for more info on what is included with your ticket!

 

Easterfest at Taves Family Farms

April 19th – 22nd

Come join us for our Easter Event! Bring the family and take a hay ride down the Bunny Trail and embark on an egg hunt in our apple orchard. Find an egg-stra special egg in the orchard and you could even win a family pass to the Applebarn for this fall! Did we mention Bunny Town where you can pet and snap pictures of these cuties?! All info can be found at www.tavesfamilyfarms.com/easter-event/

 

Easter Egg Hunt at Maan Farms & Estate Winery

April 19th – 22nd

Begin your Easter festivities with Breakfast with The Easter Bunny and then participate in a farm egg hunt and try your luck at finding the Golden Egg. All Maan’s usual farm activities will be open and are included in your ticket! Please note, breakfast is sold separately. Try out the zip line, pedal go-karts and get your face painted! Parents are free with the purchase of a child ticket. More details at www.maanfarms.com

 

Adult Easter Egg Hunt at Taves Family Farms

April 20th

Who says only kids have fun?! Check out Taves Adult Easter Egg Hunt in support of Canuck Place as part of their annual Easterfest celebration! Tickets are $55 and include a hay ride to the petting barn, a locally-sources charcuterie board, a glass of local wine or beer, an entrée of your choice from Wings Food Truck, music from Ryan McAllister, prizes, and of course, the egg hunt! Get your tickets at www.tavesfamilyfarms.com

 

(Jane's Walk Abbotsford)

More Spring Fun


West Coast Amusement’s Spring Carnival

April 12th – 14th

For the young and young at heart the fair returns to the parking lot of Sevenoaks Shopping Centre in April! Get your fix of wild rides, carnival games and all the cotton candy you can handle during this weekend event. The carnival will be open from 3pm-10pm on Friday, 12pm-10pm on Saturday, and 12pm-6pm on Sunday! Ticket prices and additional information can be found at www.westcoastamusements.com

 

Goat Yoga at Maan Farms

Various Dates in April & May

One of Abbotsford’s most unique and popular activities, goat yoga, is back for the spring! Join the goats at their home on Maan Farm & Estate Winery for a fun yoga class and lots of fantastic selfie opportunities. Find all the details and get your tickets at www.maanfarms.com

 

Jane’s Walk

May 4th & 5th

Jane’s Walk is a series of free neighbourhood walking tours that helps put people in touch with where they live and with each other by bridging social and geographic gaps and creating space for cities to discover themselves. Since it’s inception in 2007, Jane’s Walk has happened in hundreds of cities around the world. Walks will include a behind the scenes tour of the Abbotsford Airport, an indigenous plant use walk, a historic walk in Clayburn Village and more. Find out how you can get involved or join a walk at www.facebook.com/JanesWalkAbbotsford/