Festivals and Events Calendar

Current seasonal hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Some events are included in your general admission / membership, while others require separate ticketing or registration. Click the activity you are interested in for more details.

Looking a few months ahead? Check out the event listings at rbg.ca/events

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Special Guest: Tyler Corey (Whip Spiders)

Sunday, April 7, 2019 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

Brent Sinclair with wood nymph on his face

Special Guest

Sundays, January 19 to April 14

1 p.m.; RBG Centre

RBG is pleased to welcome special guests to share their expertise and passion about spiders and friends!

Sunday April 7: Whip Spiders, The Coolest Animals You’ve (Probably) Never Seen

Tyler Corey PhD candidate, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

Have you ever seen a whip spider? While we know very little about these mysterious nocturnal, tropical arachnids, what we do know is that they're unlike any other animals out there. Join us to find out why!

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 Included in your General Admission or Membership

Part of RBG's winter exhibit, Spiders Alive!

Location: RBG Centre
Calendar: Calendar of Events by Date
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Please note the daily events / activities listed here may be located in different garden areas from other events occuring on the same day. Please check the location in each listing, and consider travel time between gardens when creating your schedule for the day. General Admission paid at one garden area will allow you access into all other gardens for that same day. Click here for an overview of all our gardens and trails.