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

Calendar of Events
Calendar View List View Printer-Friendly Version Print View Export as iCalendar
Event Details
Docs at the Rock: Waterlife

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM

cover of a children's book

Docs at the Rock!

Mondays and Tuesdays, March 2 to April 28

1 p.m.; Rock Garden

Round out your exhibit experience at the Rock Garden with our engaging, inspiring nature-themed documentary series. RBG has partnered with the National Film Board of Canada to showcase an incredible catalogue of films that take an in-depth look at fascinating issues relating to conservation and sustainability.

Kick back in our beautiful Rock Garden Visitor Centre and enjoy a unique cinema experience on our nine- screen video wall. Shows begin at 1p.m. and vary in length.

March 3: Waterlife 1hr 49min. Waterlife is a documentary film about the Great Lakes that follows the flow of the lakes' water from the Nipigon River to the Atlantic Ocean. The film's goal is to take viewers on a tour of an incredibly beautiful ecosystem that is facing complex challenges.

 Included in your General Admission or Membership

View Film Schedule

Films courtesy of the National Film Board of Canada

Location: Rock Garden
Calendar: Calendar of Events by Date
  Add this single event to my Outlook(TM) Calendar  Add this single event to my Google(TM) Calendar  Add this single event to my Yahoo!(R) Calendar

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.


children smelling bird of paradise flowers

Hours and Admission

Learn everything you need to enjoy your time in the gardens! Online tickets available for purchase.

Learn More
visitor looking at overhead map of RBG

Parking and Directions

RBG cosists of four formal gardens contained within 1,100 hectares of nature reserve. Parking is available at the various garden areas and trailheads.

Learn More

roots musicians playing on stage in the Rose Garden tent for a crowd

Upcoming Events

RBG hosts events year-round, from blooms celebrations, to performing arts, to holiday celebrations

Learn More