Vancouver Turns Pink During the 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival

Spring-time cherry blossoms on the False Creek Seawall. Photo: Destination Vancouver/Nina Vis

Vancouver is home to over 40,000 cherry trees. There are so many that Lonely Planet named Vancouver one of the 7 best places to see cherry blossoms in 2024. Celebrate with community events, Japanese culture and more at the 2024 Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival from March 29 to April 25.

Each year visitors and locals come together to admire the pink and white flowers, inspired by the Japanese tradition of hanami, which means flower viewing. Here are six ways to enjoy Vancouver’s cherry blossoms this year.

Sakura Days (April 13 and 14)

The highlight of the Cherry

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