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Must-Eat Food Trucks @ Columbia StrEAT Food Truck Fest

The 3rd Annual Columbia StrEAT Food Truck Fest is only days away and our mouths are already drooling! The food…

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Columbia StrEAT Food Truck Festival

For all you foodies out there! On Saturday August 22, 2015, there is no better way to eat to your…

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5600K Temperature of White

Carsten Höller (Belgium), Gunda Förster (Germany), Elizabeth McAlpine (UK) This exhibition marks the end of the summer exhibition cycle, and the darker side of light. The works in 5600K literally revolve around white light and human perception.  Gunda Förster’s Circle is a spellbinding light that circles on a pendulum and creates moments and places of uncanny theatre. […]

Start August 30 @ 10:00 AM
End August 30 @ 5:00 PM
Venue: Anvil Centre

ArtStarts presents “Music for Movies, Games and Videos” with Digital Guise

Digital Guise’s interactive show introduces audiences to the way music is being created today for movies, soundtracks and pop culture. Using excerpts from The Simpsons and The Hobbit, and music from Mario and Zelda games, the performance demonstrates behind-the-scenes artistic integration of music and action in the making of films and video.Sessions start at 11am and 1pm. Free! No pre-registration necessary.ArtStarts on […]

Start August 30 @ 11:00 AM
End August 30 @ 11:00 AM
Venue: River Market
Phone: 604-520-3881

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Welcome to New Westminster

Tourism New Westminster invites you to to explore its historical streets with a modern twist and enriched culture.

Whether you’re looking for great eats, fantastic shopping, fun parks and activities, celebratory festivals, or some relaxing time at the spa, this website is designed to help you
find it… and discover the best of New West!

New Westminster is vibrant all year round. The sizzling summer season brings festivals and events such as the weeklong Hyack Festival, Key West Ford Show and Shine, Columbia StrEAT Food Truck Fest, 22nd Street Festival, Uptown Live, and the list goes on! Enjoy walks along the boardwalk at the Quay and spend your hot days relaxing at New Westminster’s beautiful parks and restaurant patios.

As autumn approaches, activities move indoors, but the fun remains. Friends and families huddle around dinner at New Westminster’s finest restaurants and pubs. All the while, the arts community takes center stage as locals, and visitors across the Lower Mainland flock to indulge in art, music and theatre.

We’re made in New West!