Nature Park

Programs and Events

Public Programs

Public programs for all ages are offered year-round. Please visit the Recreation and Culture Guide for details about these programs, and for information about services, events and drop in programs that do not require registration.  

Special Events
Please note that dates, times and rates are subject to change. For a full listing of events, visit the Calendar of Events page.

Urban Wildlife TalkNature Park Bird
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Sundays, January 4 - June 28
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Participate in a guided walk and learn about different components of the Nature Park. Walk themes change seasonally. Afterwards, visit the Nature House's small collection of live animals that are the ambassadors for the wildlife community of the bog. Suitable for all ages. Not offered during events. Call 604-718-6188 for confirmation.
By Donation

Exotic Reptile Show
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Saturday, July 18
Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm
See snakes, lizards, and geckos. Presented by the West Coast Society for the Protection and Conservation of Reptiles. Talk with the people who know reptiles best. An adult must accompany children.
By Donation

Ponies in the Park
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Sunday, August 2
Date: Saturday, August 22
Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Rides through the woods for children ages 4 - 12. $10/ride. Cash only.

Blueberry Sale and Tea
Richmond Nature Park
Date: Sunday, August 2
Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm
The blueberries are ripe and ready to enjoy! Savour the best blueberry pie in town or purchase fresh scrumptious berries. Proceeds support the Richmond Nature Park Society.

Raptor Festival
Terra Nova Rural Park
Date: Sunday, August 16
Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm
See fabulous birds of prey that make Richmond their home. Falconry displays at 11:30am, 1:30pm, and 3:30pm.

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