Discover the New Westminster Experience

10 Hot Spots to Start Up Your Day

  Coming Home Café | 753 6th Street | New Westminster’s Coming Home Café is a café-bistro, serving amazing coffee,…

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International restaurants in New West that’ll tickle your tastes buds!

Wild Rice Market Bistro |     Wild Rice is a blend of traditional and modern Chinese and West Coast…

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21 ELEMENTS by Lam Wong

21 Elements by Lam Wong New Painting Exhibition By Chinese Canadian Artist Delves Into Our Perception of Art Relation, Perception and Meaning “What do we really see when we see art?” “In what ways, do we influenced by our memory, sub consciousness, personal bias, and social cultural conditioning?” These are some of the questions being […]

Start September 2 @ 2:00 PM
End September 27 @ 4:00 PM
Venue: Arts Council Gallery
Phone: 604.525.3244

RiverFest: Inspired by the Fraser Event

Celebrate BC and World Rivers Day in New Westminster with RiverFest. Inspired by the river, RiverFest will kick off with the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup and wrap up with a free, family-friendly festival consisting of art exhibits, interactive activities and crafts, live music and dramatic performances, River Tours, the annual Salmon Chowder Cook-Off, and the […]

Start September 21 @ 8:00 AM
End September 27 @ 5:00 PM
Venue: Fraser River Discovery Centre
Phone: 604-521-8401

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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!