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Canada Day Fun for Families in Metro Vancouver 2018

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Looking for Canada Day Fun for Families in Metro Vancouver?

Below you’ll find activities listed by city so you will know what to travel for and what is close to home. Just click on your city name and you’ll instantly be linked to events where you & your family want to be.

We’ve got you covered for Britannia Beach, Burnaby, Chilliwack, Coquitlam, DeltaFort Langley, Langley, Maple Ridge, Mission, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Squamish, Surrey, VancouverWest Vancouver and White Rock.

Please double-check specific event websites before heading out, as event details & times may change.

We wish you and your families a fun-filled Canada Day together!

Canada Day Events For Families Around Metro Vancouver:

BRITANNIA BEACH

Canada Day at Britannia Mine Museum: 9 am to 5 pm, 1 Main Street, Britannia Beach
Highlights for families: Interactive Canadian history, maple leaf pins and Canada flags.

BURNABY

Canada Day Celebration at Edmonds Plaza & Park: 11 am to 2:30pm, 7433 Edmonds Street
Highlights for families: face painting, music, arts and crafts, bingo, cake, multicultural entertainment.

Canada Day Celebration at Burnaby Village Museum: 11 am to 4:30pm, 6501 Deer Lake Avenue
Highlights for families: musicians, activities, demonstrations. multicultural entertainment, a parade, cupcakes

Canada Day Celebration at Swangard Stadium: 5pm to 10pm, 3883 Imperial Street
Highlights for families: free concert and fireworks

CHILLIWACK

 

Kiwanis Club Annual Pancake Breakfast at Evergreen Hall: 8:00-11 am, 9291 Corbould St
Highlights for families: Pancake breakfast

City of Chilliwack Canada Day 150 Celebration at Townsend Park: 11 am -4 and 5 pm onwards 45130 Wolfe Rd
Highlights for families: Daytime: family and children’s entertainment, face painting, balloon twisting, bouncy castles, activities and food. Night time:  food trucks, a vendor market, musical performances, fireworks.

COQUITLAM

 

Celebrating Canada Day: 12pm-10:30pm, 1299 Pinetree Way.
Highlights for families: live music and entertainment, food, beverages, family activities and fireworks, Canada Day procession, climbing wall, bouncy castle, laser tag, meet government officials, dance demonstrations, learn about the environment, as well as arts and crafts activities.

DELTA

Canada Day at Kirkland House: 12 pm – 4 pm, 4140 Arthur Drive
Highlights for families: Rides, Games & Races, family picnic, live music, antique tractors & vehicles, spinners & weavers, food, Delta Police pipe band.

 

Canada Day at Chalmers Park in North Delta: 11400 76A Avenue
Highlights for families: fireworks and children’s activities, bbq & live music.

FORT LANGLEY

Canada Day at Fort Langley: Starting at noon,  23433 Mavis Ave
Highlights for families: Multicultural entertainment, cake and ceremony. Activities will also take place at neighbouring Langley Centennial Museum and the BC Farm Machinery and Agricultural Museum.

Celebrate Canada Day in Fort Langley, Langley Centennial Museum: 1pm – 3pm, 9135 King Street.
Highlights for families: crafts, face painting, and old-fashioned games, birthday cake and live performances

LANGLEY

Langley Canada Day, Willoughby Community Park -11:00am – 6:00pm, 7700 block 202A Street
Highlights for families: face painting, mini golf, Pacific Trackless Trains, arts & crafts, inflatables, games, food trucks, spray park, playground, live music and entertainment, and more!

Aldergrove Fair Days Parade – 9:45am,Fraser Hwy. from 268th St. to 273rd St
Highlights for families: Multicultural parade featuring community & corporate floats, vintage military vehicles, and civilian vehicles from Aldergrove’s International Movie Service.

MAPLE RIDGE

Maple Ridge Canada Day   – 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Memorial Peace Park & the Act Arts Centre
Highlights for families: the Parade, Haney Farmers Market, a fire department community barbecue, food and artisans, children’s games, informative community displays and all-ages family activities.

MISSION

 

Mission Canada Day at Heritage Park – 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, 7494 Mary Street
Highlights for families: pancake breakfast, dancing, pony rides, bouncy castles, crafts, live music, logger show, food trucks, ice cream, birthday cake and much more! Followed by 10pm fireworks at Mission Raceway.

NEW WESTMINSTER

 

Canada Day 2018 In New Westminster at Queens Park – 11:30 am- 3:00 pm, 3rd Ave
Highlights for families: Crafts, entertainment, petting zoo, snack, games.

Canada Day at the River Market – 12 pm – 11 pm, 810 Quayside Drive
Highlights for families: balloon twisting, craft market, live music, table hockey, circus performers and fireworks at 10pm.

NORTH VANCOUVER

 

Canada Day at Grouse Mountain –  9 am – 6 pm, 6400 Nancy Greene Way
Highlights for families: Yoga, music, BBQ, Meet A Mountie, axe throwing, lumberjack show, birds & owls, mountain biking, guided eco-walks, and food.

North Vancouver Canada Day Celebrations at Waterfront Park – 12pm – 4pm, 200-block of West Esplanade
Highlights for families: live music and entertainment, food & cupcakes, bouncy castles, climbing wall, fire juggling, balloon twister, and more!

PITT MEADOWS

 

Canada Day in Pitt Meadows –8am-2pm
Highlights for families: Dog show, watermelon eating competition, music, entertainment, arts and crafts and fun zones for kids, families and teens.

PORT COQUITLAM

 

Canada Day Festivities at Lions Park – 8-11:30 am, 2300 Lions Way
Highlights for families: free fishing derby for kids under 10, pancake breakfast.

Canada Day Festivities at Castle Park – noon – dusk, 2552 Castle Crescent
Highlights for families: Flag raising, cake, face painting, horsey bouncers, bouncy castle, creative station, food vendors, salmon bbq, live music, fireworks.

PORT MOODY

 

Canada Day at Rocky Point Park – 11 am – 11 pm 2800 Murray St, 10:30pm fireworks at Burrard Inlet
Highlights for families: Canada Day ceremony, cupcakes and juice, pop up City Hall, giant inflatable slide, caricature artists, community art project, live music. Shuttle service available.

RICHMOND

 

Richmond Canada Day in Steveston – 8:30 am – 10:30 pm, Steveston Village
Highlights for families: Pancake breakfast, bike parade, food trucks, children’s festival, Steveston Salmon Festival, fireworks, live music, hockey zone, and historical presentations.

SQUAMISH

Canada Day Parade & Festivities, Downtown Squamish – 10:00 am – 10pm
Highlights for families: Birthday cake, food trucks, car show, kid zone, and live music.

SURREY

Surrey Canada Day at Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre – 10 am – 10:30 pm, 6386 176 St
Highlights for families: Painting, crafts, sports zone, face painting, kids zone, toddler town, Science World, photobooth, Surrey Rides skateboarding, cycling and scooters at the Cloverdale Youth Park, rides, drone racing, food trucks.

VANCOUVER

Canada Day at Canada Place – 10 am- 11pm, Canada Place
Highlights for families: Coast Capital Savings Youth Zone, live music, food trucks, picnic plaza, fireworks

Youth Celebrate Canada Day at Renfrew Park Community Centre – 11am -4pm, 2929 East 22nd Ave.
Highlights for families: music, games, arts, crafts and carnival food!

Canada Day at Kensington Community Centre – 12pm -4pm, 5175 Dumfries Street
Highlights for families:  arts, crafts, entertainment, and free cake!

Sunset Celebrates Canada Day at Sunset Community Centre –  12-4pm, 6810 Main Street
Highlights for families: BBQ, concession, live entertainment, carnival rides & games.

Britannia’s Canada Day 150 Celebration at Britannia Community Services Centre – 12:30 – 3pm, 1661 Napier St.
Highlights for families: children’s area, live entertainment, BBQ concession.

Canada Day at False Creek Community Centre – 11 am – 3 pm, 1318 Cartwright Street
Highlights for families: Games, crafts and food.

WEST VANCOUVER

Canada Day Celebrations at John Lawson Park – 4:30pm – 10:30pm, 750 17th St.
Highlights for families: Kids Zone, live music, West Vancouver Youth Band, fireworks.

WHITE ROCK

 

Canada Day by the Bay at White Rock Beach – 10 am – 10 pm
Highlights for families: live music, face painting, photo booth, Charity BBQ, clown, food truck, fireworks.

Canada Day fun for families in Metro Vancouver is right up our alley! We hope you all have a blast!

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