10 FREE Things To Do In Vancouver This April

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FREE Things To Do In Vancouver

Who doesn’t want to know about free things to do in Vancouver this April?

Check out our list below for all the free things you can do in Vancouver this month.

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FREE Things To Do In Vancouver

Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival

Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival

Photo: yuanxizhou / 604 Now Flickr Pool

About: The city holds over 40,000 cherry blossom trees, and the blossoming of those endless clouds of flowers are enough reason to celebrate.
Date: Thursday April 4th – Sunday April 28th, 2019
Time: Various at different locations

Women’s Personal Safety Workshops

About: The tactics taught are designed to be easily learned and remembered by women who have no prior training.
Date: Thursday April 4th, 2019, Friday May 3rd, 2019,
Time: Various

Atomic Cartoons 20th Anniversary Party

About: This event will take place on Friday, April 5th at the Imperial Vancouver with musical guests Five Alarm Funk and the all-Atomic band, Cartwheels for Voodoo.
Date: Friday, April 5th, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Vancouver Pillow Fight Day

Vancouver Pillow Fight

Photo: Kenny Louie / Flickr

About: Wear pajamas (optional) and bring your fluffiest pillows to the Vancouver Art Gallery, where the action will start at 3:00 p.m.
Date: Saturday April 6th, 2019
Time: 3:00 p.m.

Plenty Warehouse Sale

About: Shoppers can expect to take advantage of 60% – 90% off original retail prices. There will be new stock added daily, including women’s and men’s clothing, accessories, and shoes.
Date: Friday April 19th, 2019 – Monday April 22nd, 2019
Time: Various

Easter Bash

About: This event will be giving away 20,000 chocolate eggs!
Date: Saturday, April 20th, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Beyond Pender: What is Cultural Tourism in Chinatown?

About: Vancouver’s Chinatown is one of the most unique neighbourhoods in the city and is rich in its cultural heritage. Attend this event for a conversation on how we can create deeper cultural experiences for visitors and tourists, as the City & Province commit to a UNESCO nomination.
Date: Wednesday, April 10th, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

VanDusen Plant Sale

VanDusen Plant Sale

Photo: @thepickledgardener / Instagram

About: Running from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., visitors will come across thousands of plants for sale.
Date: Sunday April 28th, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The 10th Annual F-Word Conference

About: The F-Word Conference is a day long conference, and includes presentations from students, community organization workshop, free meals and keynote speeches.
Date: Sunday, April 28th, 2019
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

A Special Philosophers’ Café

About: The SFU Philosophers’ Café invites people of all ages to an open and inclusive discussion about truth in the modern age.
Date: Wednesday, April 10th, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

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