Discover the New Westminster Experience

Deep fried dessert at sushi restaurant

The Best in New West – Sushi Edition

New Westminster has a large variety of ethnic foods from Thai to Francophone. But did you know that the city…

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Film Locations in New Westminster

It’s a common fact that Twilight’s New Moon was filmed in New West’s downtown. But did you know that it…

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Summer Yoga at the River Market

Join us and start the day bright and refreshed with Min Reyes in her morning yoga session. This practice is a gentle flow session that incorporates a lot of meditation and is accessible to all levels. This free drop-in class will be happening every Saturday morning this summer! Please bring your own yoga mat.

Start July 23 @ 8:00 AM
End July 23 @ 9:00 AM
Venue: River Market
Phone: 604-520-3881

Uptown Live! Music Festival

New Westminster’s Ultimate Street Party! Uptown Live returns to the streets of Uptown New Westminster on July 23, 2016 with a full schedule of live performances, yummy food trucks plus a host of interactive activities, art installations, Kids’ Zone and the New Westminster Farmer’s Market. What’s best is it’s FREE and features four main stages […]

Start July 23 @ 12:00 PM
End July 23 @ 9:00 PM
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Venue: Uptown New Westminster

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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!