Garden Tour

Father’s Day Garden Party Tour

Join us on Sunday, June 17 for a Father’s Day Garden Party Tour. All proceeds from the event will support the BC SPCA’s Wild ARC and the Urban Wildlife Stewardship Society for local wildlife care, wildlife research and veterinary services.

Father’s Day Garden Party Tour
Sunday, June 17
11:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m.
Oak Bay, B.C.
Tickets $25, free for children under 12 accompanied by adult


Photo credit: Dan Moore

What’s Included:

  • Eight lovely Oak Bay gardens – featuring a wide variety of styles – English, urban, wild, native, low maintenance, large and expansive, small and cozy.
  • Afternoon Tea served 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Windsor Pavilion.
  • Silent Ballot Auction at the pavilion with lots of great prizes – don’t miss out!
  • UWSS and Wild ARC representatives will be at the pavilion to answer questions and share information.
  • Alternative plant sale – a selection of drought and deer-resistant plants will be on sale at the pavilion
  • Master gardeners will be on site to answer plant related questions and share ideas throughout the tour at the pavilion.

Buy tickets online or in person (cash only) at:

  • Ivy’s Bookstore, 2188 Oak Bay Avenue
  • Thorn and Thistle Flower Shop, 713 St. Patrick Street
  • BC SPCA, 3150 Napier Lane

Silent Ballot Auction

Items generously provided by: A Pet’s Life, Absolute Therapy, Belfry Theatre, Bespoke Design Ltd., BoulderHouse Climbing, Capital Iron, Cedar Hill Golf Club, Cold Comfort, Cook’s Day Off, CVS Tours, Dermal Integrity, Eagle Wing Whale & Wildlife Tours, Good Things Consignments, Harbour Air, Murchie’s Fine Tea & Coffee, Oak Bay Beach Hotel, Oak Bay Recreation Centre, Ottavio Italian Bakery & Delicatessen, Penny Farthing Public House, Red Hot Swing Dance, Silk Road Tea, Victoria Butterfly Gardens, Victoria Distillers, Westcoasters BC, Western Speedway, Wildwood Outdoor Living Centre at Canor Nursery, and Windsor Café.


A sneak peek of just some of the lovely gardens on the tour. Each garden is uniquely its own, with a wide variety of styles – whether your style is English, urban, wild, native, low maintenance, large and expansive, or small and cozy.

Please, think of the environment and consider cycling or carpooling on your tour. The route is cycle-friendly and parking is available.

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