Summer Activities in New Westminster
With longer days and warmer weather we all want to make the most of our summer and enjoy it while it lasts. Luckily there are a lot of summer activities in New Westminster to fill your days and evenings.
Lila Summer Series, Wednesdays until August 29 - 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Whether you are a yoga veteran or just starting your practice, the perfect place to spend every Wednesday evening this summer until August 29th is at New Westminster Pier Park, where you can enjoy an evening of yoga, laughter and fun courtesy of Lululemon. Meet by the grass near the concession stand - bring your own yoga mat and your positive energy. Details.
Music by the River, Thursdays until August 9 - 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Every Thursday until August 9th you can enjoy free live musical performances with local craft beer and wine at Westminster Pier Park, with the Fraser River as the stunning backdrop. Featuring music from Raincity Blue, wax cowboy, The Burying Ground, Early Spirit, Sweetz and Francis Henson. More than 4000 people attended last year's event. Be sure to make this your Thursday venue for a much needed dose of music and nature therapy. Details.
Fridays on Front, Fridays until August 24 - 5:00 - 9:00 PM
#TGIFoF! Every Friday evening until August 24th head on over to the 600-block of Front St for a fun family friendly event featuring artisan vendors, live music and of course, food trucks. In addition to being fully licensed with Steel & Oak Brewing Co. providing beer and wine for the duration of the events, each night also features different guest craft breweries and you'll be sure to want a taste of it all. Details.
Columbia StrEAT Food Truck Fest, July 28 - 4:00 - 8:00 PM
Head over to Columbia St on July 28th for the largest one day food truck fest in Canada. Experience a huge selection of delicious food, hundreds of vendors, 8 beer gardens and live music at this free event. Details.
Safe & Sound Music Fest, August 24 & 25
Safe & Sound Music Fest enters its second year with a bang expanding to a two-day festival with a variety of music, with headliners Anderson Paak and Vince Staples. Wesgroup and The Brewery District are proud to sponsor Safe & Sound and we want to bring you to the festival. Be sure to follow @TheBreweryDist on social media for upcoming ticket giveaways. Details.