Decorating the streets of Vancouver’s downtown core with beautiful floral art displays, the Fleurs de Villes ROSÉ trail (June 11-20, 2021) will feature over 50 pop-up installations in the heart of the city, created by Vancouver’s top florists.
Fleurs de Villes ROSÉ in Downtown Vancouver
10% of sponsorship fees from the global ROSÉ tour will support breast cancer research, through the Breast Cancer Society of Canada and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Fleurs de Villes ROSÉ will feature floral couture mannequins, giant floral hearts, flower bombed antique cars, phone booths bursting with blossoms, and elegant sculptures. The one-of-a-kind show will be freely open to the public, and visitors will be able to safely walk the self-guided exhibit while adhering to social distancing guidelines.
Beginning June 11, 2021 visitors can pick up a map or scan a QR code to begin at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, and follow the trail over to Robson Street, and down to the waterfront. Guests are also encouraged to cycle the trail by picking up a Mobi by Shaw Go bike from one of the flower-adorned stations at Bute and Robson or Shaw Tower, located at Cordova and Thurlow. From June 11th – 20th use promo code ‘rose’ and get 25% off a 30-Day Pass to Mobi by Shaw Go.
The Vancouver Art Gallery’s 1931 Gallery Bistro will be hosting the Kim Crawford Rosé Terrace, offering refreshing glasses of Kim Crawford Rosé and a special Floral High Tea menu. Trail walkers will also be able to stop by the new Oakridge x Pac Rim Patio, located in the plaza between the Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel and Shaw Tower. Enjoy a beverage and meal from the Oakridge floral-adorned food truck, or head to Chef David Hawksworth’s Nightingale restaurant for a feature ROSÉ menu.
Visitors can experience two incredible floral sculptures in-store at Holt Renfrew, the National Bank’s series of beautiful floral hearts, a stunning and modern ROSÉ bride at the Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel, and The Pan-Abode Rosé Cottage at the Fairmont Waterfront Centre Hotel – a picturesque country cottage bursting with pink blossoms. Guests can also visit the French Jardin inspired swing along with two stunning mannequins on the new Dunsmuir Patio, and flower-adorned Fountain of the Pioneers on the Burrard Benches, in the brand new plazas at Bentall Centre.
While traveling up Robson Street, guests will find floral flourishes at Aritzia, Banana Republic, Blue Ruby, Indigo, The Couturist, Blue Horizon Hotel, and more. Fresh pop-up flower markets will also be held in numerous locations along the trail on June 13th, with a portion of the proceeds supporting breast cancer research.
The enchanting displays for the 10-day floral event will be designed by local florists, including Flower Factory, Celsia Floral, FlowerZ, Botany & Bloom, Brenna Quan, Shadow Jiang, ROA Floral and Event Designs, Dushan Flowers, Greenscape Design & Decor, Nogori Flowers, Niche Boutique Florals, Arizel Studio, Van Simone, Lam’s Ear Floral, Arbutus Florist, Adele Rae Florist, J Events, Tila Flower Boutique, Southland Floral, FloraGUPPY, Elderberry Floral Shop, Rosette Florist, as well as Fleurs de Villes Fleuristes de Maison in-house.
Vancouver-based Fleurs de Villes is an international luxury experiential brand that creates bespoke floral events, partnering with top local floral designers to showcase each city’s world class talent and create stunning displays of art. Their Fleurs de Villes ROSÉ international tour kicked off at the Bal Harbour Shops in Miami in March and will include unique events in 14 different cities across the US, Canada, UK, Australia and South Africa throughout 2021 and early 2022. The next Canadian event will be held in the Bloor-Yorkville neighbourhood in Toronto August 4th – 8th. Fleurs de Villes also produces the annual Fleurs de Ville NOËL floral trail along Alberni and Robson Streets in Vancouver every December.