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11 New Year’s Events In New West

Celebrate the brand new year in New West! We’ve put together 10 hotspots to check out on December 31st! In…

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Festival of Trees

The Festival of Trees was first introduced by the Stage New West in 2013 with the goal of helping to…

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Royal City Winter Farmers Market

Over 100 years ago settlers came from great distances to shop the “Golden Mile” in New Westminster.  Now just steps away from the Skytrain you can experience our vibrant, bustling market nestled within the crown jewel of the Royal City, River Market at the Quay. You’ll discover; Local produce picked fresh from the farm that […]

Start November 1 @ 11:00 AM
End April 30, 2015 @ 3:00 PM
Venue: River Market
Phone: 604-520-3881

25 Days of Christmas Giveaways

From December 1st to December 25th, a daily prize will be drawn for a gift certificate from a local organization. To enter the draw, one must mention a specific hashtag and River Market in a tweet. The 25 Days of Christmas will culminate on the 25th, with a grand prize with the winner being drawn […]

Start December 1
End January 25, 2015
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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!