Discover the New Westminster Experience


5 Things to do this Fall in New West

Summer has come to an end but the activities for the fall season does not disappoint! Check out the 5…

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RiverFest 2014

RiverFest is a province-wide event taking place on September 27th. Presented by the Fraser River Discovery Centre, in partnership with…

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Wait for Me Daddy Poetry Walk

The Poetry Walk is a collaboration between the City of New Westminster and the Royal City Literary Arts Society. The project  references the themes of the photograph such as love, loss and loyalty with a series of poems displayed on various windows throughout downtown New Westminster. This self-guided tour, can lead you at specific locations […]

Start September 15 @ 8:00 AM
End October 19 @ 5:00 PM

Under the Same Roof

Collaborative and Individual Works” features mixed media assemblages and collage work from Vancouver artists Ewan McNeil and Jessie McNeil, who also happen to be father and daughter. Monday- Friday: 10 AM- 7:30 PM Saturday: 11 AM- 4 PM

Start September 23 @ 10:00 AM
End December 11 @ 7:30 PM
Venue: Amelia Douglas Gallery, Douglas College
Phone: 604-527-5723

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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!