Come kick off summer with a day full of fun FREE Canada Day celebrations for the whole family in New Westminster.
New West Farmers Market
The market will be expanded on June 30 to include additional vendors, food trucks, live music, children’s activities and more. Purchase all of the supplies that you need for the long weekend and bring a blanket to picnic on the beautiful lawn out front of City Hall. Donations will also be accepted with all proceeds going to the Residential School Society. Please bring your cash donations to the information booth by Queens Avenue. For more information please visit www.newwestfarmers.ca
Date: June 30, 2022
Time: 3pm – 7pm
Location: Tipperary Park
Address: 315 Queens Ave, New Westminster
Concert in the Park (Ryall Park)
Bring your lawn chairs and picnic to Queensborough Community Centre for an afternoon of entertainment with Andy the Musical Scientist, face painting, balloon art and crafts. Andy (formerly of Delhi 2 Dublin) enthralls the audience with his amazing homemade inventions – musical hockey stick, Lego theremin, musical skateboard – made from random reusable household items! Inspired by instruments he witnessed children making while travelling in Africa, they invoke a sense of wonder and curiosity in other cultures.
Date: July 1, 2022
Time: 11am – 1pm
Location: Ryall Park Band Shell
Concert in the Park (Westminster Pier)
Enjoy live music in the park with a new local group featured every hour. Bring a blanket, chairs and a picnic and take in the beautiful views and sounds of summer featuring a variety of local musicians.
Date: July 1, 2022
Time: 1pm – 6pm
Location: Westminster Pier Park
New West Craft Summer Night Market
Shop over 70 handmade vendors outside on the boardwalk and inside River Market. Enjoy live music, face painting, food and drinks from amazing River Market restaurants and more.
Date: July 2, 2022
Time: 6pm – 9:30pm
Location: River Market
Concert in the Park (Queen’s Park)
A family-friendly concert in the park featuring Zox of the Forest, a mystical character raised in the forest. Enjoy playful songs, imaginative stories, silly skits, and crowd interaction. The Queen’s Park Concert Series runs all summer long and features live performances by local musicians. To learn more about the performance lineup, visit newwestcity.ca/therestofnewwest.
Date: July 3, 2022
Time: 2pm – 3pm
Location: Queen’s Park Bandshell
Celebrate Canadian Wildlife at Fraser River Discovery Centre
Celebrate Canadian wildlife July 1 – 3 at the Fraser River Discovery Centre! Learn about local ecology, engage with animal artifacts, and create your own puppet show. Enjoy a fun-filled weekend featuring animals of the Fraser Basin. Visit the website for more info: https://fraserriverdiscovery.org/summerdiscovery/
Date: July 1 – 3, 2022
Time: 10am – 4pm
Location: 788 Quayside Drive, New Westminster
Canada Day in New Westminster:
When: July 1, 2022