Canada Day

Date: July 1, 2018 (11:00 AM - 4:30 PM)

Canada Day Cupcakes

It's a Party!

Burnaby Village Museum hosts Burnaby's Official Canada Day celebrations offering visitors the backdrop of its 1920s village streets, multi-cultural family entertainment including musicians, entertainers, displays & demonstrations. Admission is free. (Carousel rides are $2.65)

Be sure to bring your camera and pose for a picture with our 1920s roving characters or with members of the Burnaby RCMP detachment, in their splendid red serge uniforms.

All Day Fun

  • Display – Then and Now: Stride Studios
  • Enjoy a ride on the carousel. Last ride at 4:15
  • Heritage Milestones: along Brookfield Lane
  • Display by Pacific Spirit Quilters' Guild
  • Face Painting by Volunteer Burnaby
  • Children's Games & Activities
  • Burnaby Milestones
  • Tian-Jin Temple Activities
  • Film: Working People: A History of Labour in British Columbia at Central Park Theatre
  • Hear the platen press in action: The Burnaby Post
  • Chat with the teacher in the school house: Seaforth School
  • Photo Ops with 1920s Characters - Bathing Beauties & Homesteaders
  • Recycling Demonstrations
  • Eco-Sculpture display

Timed Activities and Entertainment*

Don't miss the parade at 1:45! Lead by a piper, the 637 Arrow Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron joins Burnaby RCMP. Watch for Miss Teen Burnaby, city dignitaries and other special guests.

 

Time

Activity

Location

11am Coastal Wolf Pack
First Nation Singers/Dancers
Vorce Stage
12noon Katari Taiko
Japanese Drumming
Orchard Stage
12:15pm Academie Duello
Sword demonstrations
Elworth Lawn
12:30pm Karima Essa
interactive Bhangra/Bollywood dancing
Vorce Stage
1pm Rene Hugo Sanchez & Friends
Peruvian Band
Orchard Stage
1pm Tian-Jin Temple
Chinese Drumming & Dancers
Hill Street
1:15pm Academie Duello
Sword demonstrations
Elworth Lawn
1:45pm Parade through the Village
2:00pm Official Remarks Vorce Stage
2:15pm Rene Hugo Sanchez & Friends
Peruvian Band
Orchard Stage
2:30pm Birthday Cupcakes Meadow
2:30pm Academie Duello
Sword demonstrations
Elworth Lawn
2:45pm

Ginalina

Children's Singer/Entertainer

Vorce Stage
3pm Rene Hugo Sanchez & Friends
Peruvian Band
Orchard Stage
4:15pm Last Carousel Ride  

 

Reminder: Pets are NOT allowed on site.

*Subject to change without notice.