Discover the New Westminster Experience

The Perfect (Skytrain) Stop

This Skytrain Station is out of this world convenient. Whether you are looking for a restaurant meal, somewhere to relax,…

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3 Must-Do’s in New West this August

New Westminster has been amping up its events in recent years. With the astounding success of the Food Truck Festival,…

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Music By The River at Pier Park

The Arts Council of New Westminster in partnership with the City of New Westminster presents MUSIC BY THE RIVER at Pier Park This busking-style music program featuring thursday evening performances by selected musicians at Pier Park starts July 7th and continues through 2016. The artist today is Sam Cave!

Start August 25 @ 6:00 AM
End August 25 @ 8:00 PM
Venue: New Westminster’s Pier Park

Crafty Thursdays Drop-In (all ages)

Every Thursday afternoon this August, join us at Irving House for some free, family fun! Put on a pair of gardening gloves and harvest some fresh vegetables to try from our heritage garden, and take a tour with our costumed guides and play old-fashioned games on the lawn! Drop-in Fee: By Donation

Start August 25 @ 12:30 PM
End August 25 @ 3:00 PM
Venue: Irving House
Phone: (604) 527-4640

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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!