Canada Day 2011 Burnaby, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Richmond, Tri-Cities, West Vancouver

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Everyone is welcome at Vancouver’s Canada Day on the waterfront at Canada Place however if you’re looking for something local, there are a few other locations where you can celebrate Canada’s 144th birthday.

Surrey Canada Day 2009

Head to the Burnaby Village Museum for carousel rides, Vaudeville performances, dancers, artists, and more.

Fort Langley
All of Fort Langley will be hopping with events happening at several locations. Admission to the Fort will also be free all day.

New Westminster
The fireworks at the Quay have been canceled but you can still stop by Queen’s Park for festivities throughout the day.

North Vancouver
Lonsdale Quay will be the hub of activity on the North Shore with concerts and activities for the whole family. They’ll also be hosting a series of free summertime events throughout July and August as a part of SummerFest 2011.

Canada Day, July 1st means it’s also the 66th annual Steveston Salmon Festival. Starting out with a pancake breakfast the Canada Day Parade will follow along with music, craft shows, activities, and the famous salmon bake.

Celebrate at the Cloverdale Millennium Amphitheatre from 11:00am until 10:30pm, ending with fireworks.

Celebrate in Anmore, Coquitlam, Port Moody or Port Coquitlam.

West Vancouver
John Lawson Park is the place to be with a family picnic, concerts, and fireworks finale at 10:30pm.

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4 Comments  —  Comments Are Closed

  1. KatieTuesday, June 28th, 2011 — 3:16pm PDT

    I’m gonna be at Salmon Fest! I’ve gone every year of my life, not going to break the tradition now! 😀

  2. shaunaTuesday, June 28th, 2011 — 3:20pm PDT

    There’s also a Canada Day party at Ron Mclean park in Burnaby! Come and join the fun. 11am to 2:30pm. Don’t bring a car, it’s a 5 minute walk from the Edmonds Skytrain station.

  3. RachelTuesday, June 28th, 2011 — 5:12pm PDT

    BC Bike Race and Adera are putting on a kids bike race at the North Vancouver festivities. It will be adorable!
    Registration opens are 11:30am at Waterfront Park 🙂

  4. ErinTuesday, June 28th, 2011 — 6:01pm PDT

    still deciding…no camping trip this yr

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