Japan Festival at VanDusen Garden “Sakura Days Japan Fair”

On April 9th and 10, the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival (Sakura Days Japan Fair) will take place in VanDusen Botanical Garden. There will be traditional Japanese music, lots of Japanese food, and many interesting activities, including calligraphy workshops. Also, if you like Japanese anime, you definitely shouldn’t miss this event as lots of Japanese anime art will be featured at the event. Also, anime fans will be there dressed up as their favorite characters!     The cost for attending this event depends on whether you are a minor or an adult and whether or not you purchase your tickets in advance. Admission ranges from $9.50 to $12 per person. Date&Time: Saturday & Sunday, April 9th & 10th, 2016 10:00AM-5:00PM Location: VanDusen Botanical Garden, 5251 Oak Street at 37th, Vancouver, BC V6M 4H1 If you would like more information, please visit the Sakura days Japan Fair website. === Find out more about taking an IELTS test in Vancouver

Abbotsford Tulip Festival

Love flowers? Then you should check out the very first Abbotsford Tulip Festival! This event takes place at a farm with a field full of tulip flowers. Thousands of tulips spread over a 10 acre area will be waiting for you. The festival takes place from March 25 to May 1 and is open daily from 9 am to 6 pm. It is expected to be at it’s busiest this coming weekend (April 9 and 10) and end of April. The entrance fee is $5 for anyone age 2+. If you are driving, parking is free on weekdays and $5 on weekends. You can also buy fresh flowers, $5 for a bunch of ten and 75 cents for each flower that you pick. Date & Time: Open daily from 9 am to 6 pm from March 25 to May 1 in 2016 Location: 36737 North Parallel Road in Abbotsford For more information, please visit Abbotsford Tulip Festival website. ==== Learn English for work in Vancouver!