Come kick off summer with a day full of fun FREE Canada Day celebrations for the whole family in New Westminster.

Food Truck Drive Experience

Enjoy a variety of food options at this food truck experience.  Pick-up your food, bring a blanket and enjoy a picnic on the nearby grass field, at a local park or at home.  There will be something for everyone from desserts to snacks to meals. We are excited to feature eight unique food trucks from 11:00 am – 7:00 pm.  Parking is available at the old New Westminster Secondary School and can be accessed from Eighth Street near Dublin Avenue.  The entrance will be located on Tenth Avenue.  We encourage you to walk or ride, and to enjoy an outdoor picnic.

The following food trucks will be participating: All About the Grill, Aloha Poke, Dim Sum Express, Fusion Icy, Hunky Bills, Lemon Heaven, TLC Poutine and Mini Donut Factory.

Date: July 1, 2021
Time: 11am – 7pm
Location: Old New Westminster Secondary School
Address: 10th Avenue near Eighth Street

New West Farmers Market

Bring your family to Tipperary park and join us at the New West Farmers Market on July 1st for an extended market and picnic day! Bring a blanket for the beautiful lawn out front City Hall, buy supplies for a picnic from our vendors, enter to win a picnic prize pack, enjoy music and much more!  Help us shift away from celebrating colonialism, instead let’s celebrate our community, support and commit to ongoing reconciliation in Canada, and help us recognize our Indigenous partner organizations. For more information please visit

Date: July 1, 2021
Time: 3pm – 7pm
Location: Tipperary Park
Address: 315 Queens Ave, New Westminster

Family Yoga in the Park

Come start your July 1 with our Family Fun Yoga in the park. What better good morning than with an a-ha moment. Classes will take place in Moody Park (South Field) and Ryall Park at 10:00 am and run for 30 minutes. Participants should come dressed ready to go, towel or mat, and pre filled water bottle. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Please note that you must be 6+ and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather.

Date: July 1, 2021
Ryall Park, 10:00 – 10:30 am, 109829
Moody Park, 10:00 – 10:30 am, 109831
Register online or call 604-525-7388

Wander the Park

Explore Queen’s Park in a new way through this fun, FREE, and interactive experience. This immersive activity encourages people to explore the park, reflect upon its history and reimagine what it could have been if others were part of its design.  Access digital activities using your smartphone and QR codes. Look for the sign on the Millennium Trail near Third Street to start your exploration.

Date: July 1 – 31, 2021
Location: Queen’s Park
Address: 3rd Ave, New Westminster

Circus Arts Downtown

Explore the downtown area on Canada Day and you may discover a surprise – Circus Art! In partnership with the Downtown New West BIA, a variety of performers from Vancouver Circus School will be roving the streets and moving around the downtown area. Check out the talent, support local businesses and explore the Downtown area!  July 1 is also the kick-off of Quest New West, which is a month long scavenger hunt presented by the Downtown BIA. Find out more at

Date: July 1, 2021
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Location: Downtown New Westminster

Concert in the Park with Will’s Jams

A free, family friendly, concert in the park. Will Stoet of Will’s Jams is a JUNO-nominated musician, nationally recognized educator and former CBC Kids TV star. His performance in English and French is full of witty wordplay and sing-along choruses, inspiring kids to be active, creative, caring and community-minded. The concerts will take place rain-or-shine at the Queen’s Park Stadium. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own blankets, lawn chairs, beverages and snacks. There will be no food sold at the concert. Each group of concert goers will have a small area to call their own while enjoying the concert. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Please note that all attendees, including babies and children must be registered.

Register online or call 604-525-7388. Registration is FREE.
10:00 – 10:45 am – 111343
12:00 – 12:45 pm – 111344
2:00 – 2:45 pm – 111345

Date: July 1, 2021
Time: 10am – 10:45am; 12pm – 12:45pm; 2pm – 2:45pm
Location: Queen’s Park Stadium
Address: 3rd Ave, New Westminster

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When: July 1, 2021