Your Guide To A Day in Chilliwack Featuring the Sunflower Festival

15 August 2022General

Running through acres of floral beauty is definitely worth the trip! Nothing beats the mountain vista backdrop, and thousands of beautiful golden sunflowers – some would even say it’s a summer must every year! The fun doesn’t stop here, did you know there is so much more to see and do in Chilliwack? Make a day out of it and follow along with our perfect Sunflower Festival Itinerary!

Photo by @littlebeetle2019

Start the Day with some brunch at Little Beetle

44489 S Sumas Road

This charming brunch stop is a local favourite! With a beautiful patio (that’s pet-friendly!), combined with delicious and fresh eats, you’ll be fueled up to head out for a fun day at the Sunflower Festival!

Make Your Way To The Chilliwack Sunflower Festival!

41310 Royalwood Drive

Here’s what we’ve all been waiting for! Take a stroll along the winding pathways brimming with floral beauty. With nearly 50 different varieties of sunflowers, over 50 varieties of Dahlias, 8 varieties of Gladiolas, and the newest addition of Cosmos and Zinnias! Don’t forget to bring your camera, as there are perfect photo-ops like swing sets, and vintage cars around every corner!

Photo by @district1881

Explore Downtown Chilliwack & Art Trail

46140 Yale Rd

After all that exploring, you’re probably getting hungry! With just a quick 15-minute drive from the Sunflower Festival, you’ll reach District 1881 in the heart of Downtown Chilliwack. This walkable and cultural hub is full of eateries, cafes, restaurants and local shops! Grab a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants and sit back on the patio. Downtown Chilliwack is full of Instagrammable spots! While you’re shopping at all the local’s favourite places check out the Chilliwack Art Trail – featuring stunning murals and artwork all over Downtown, you’re sure to find the perfect backdrop!

Practice Your Swing at Top Tracer Lounge 

 4000 Columbia Valley Road

For the last stop of the day, head over to the charming community of Cultus Lake! The Top Tracer Lounge, located at Cultus Lake Golf Club is the perfect place to stop and practice your skills with this new and high-tech golf range! Challenge your friends to a variety of games, while ordering delicious drinks and snacks the entire group is sure to love!

Finish off the Night at Legends Bistro

4000 Columbia Valley Highway

Located at the Cultus Lake Golf Club, Legend’s Bistro serves up some of the tastiest food around! Take in the beautiful lake community, while sitting back with a delicious cocktail and rave-worthy food.

Chilliwack is a vibrant community full of adventure and excitement! Make sure to follow us on Instagram for more inspiration while you’re out exploring the Valley.

Don’t forget to Tag us and #ShareChilliwack on your adventures around Chilliwack! 

Mountain IconKeep Reading

Blossom with the Season: Finding Inspiration in Chilliwack this Spring
Blossom with the Season: Finding Inspiration in Chilliwack this Spring
March 16, 2024

Spring is just around the corner, and for many, it also means Spring Break—a well-deserved breather from the winter hustle….

Cupid’s Compass – Chilliwack’s 2024 Valentine’s Day Guide
Cupid’s Compass – Chilliwack’s 2024 Valentine’s Day Guide
February 6, 2024

Your Valentine is one of a kind, just like you, and as Valentine’s Day approaches, you aim to create the…

Meet the Preserver: Eddie Gardner
Meet the Preserver: Eddie Gardner
December 20, 2023

As the salmon go, so do we. That is how critical, how magical, how magnificent our salmon are. Each autumn…