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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Pop-Up Museum in the Park

For the month of July & August, the Museum comes to you! Join us at our neighbourhood parks for some old fashioned fun and games. We’ll be set up with artifacts from our Teaching Collection and each week we have a different set of artifacts for you to explore, play, and learn. This week we […]

Start July 28 @ 12:30 PM
End July 28 @ 3:00 PM
Venue: Sapperton Park

Royal City Farmers Market

The Royal City Farmers Market is coming to Tipperary Park every Thursday this summer! This market features farm-fresh produce, plants, quality crafts from local artists and artisans, gourmet prepared foods, community information, live entertainment, and more. Free parking is available on Royal Avenue and Queens Avenue. City Hall parking lot is available after 4:30 pm.

Start July 28 @ 3:00 PM
End July 28 @ 7:00 PM
Venue: Tipperary Park

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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!