Labour Day

Date: September 2, 2019 (11:00 AM - 4:30 PM)

Join us for the last day of our Summer Season. It's old-fashioned fun complete with games of chance, entertainment, demonstrations, a children's craft, and so much more. 

Free Admission! 

All Day Fun!

Across the Pacific Exhibit 
The Stride Studios 
Experience the stories of Burnaby’s Chinese-Canadian families in English, Chinese and Cantonese village dialect.

Labour Scavenger Hunt Activity 
Pick up at CUPE 23 tent 
Match the village exhibit with a Union Logo and receive a little prize at CUPE 23 tent.

Gardener-in-Residence
Orchard 
Our local gardener will be on hand to answer all your gardening questions.

Working People Documentary 
Central Park Theatre 
Watch a movie in the theatre about working people of the past.

Free Carousel Rides 
Go for a complimentary spin on our Carousel courtesy of CUPE 23 and the Burnaby Parks, Recreation & Culture Commission. 

Miniature Train Demo
Carousel Activity Room
Go and visit the TraiNgang as they demonstrate their large scenic displays and miniature workable trains. 

Quilter's Demo
Real Estate
Watch the Pacific Spirit Quilters' Guild members showcase their talents. 

Blacksmith Demo
Wagner Blacksmith Shop 
Come visit the newly renovated blacksmithing shop, which now includes an expanded viewing area and a blacksmithing interactive for kids.   

Printshop Demo 
The Burnaby Post 
Hear the clanging bell of the busy printmaker demonstrating on the platen press.

Barbershop Demo 
McKay Barbershop 
Take a walk to the red and white pole to see your Barber for all your grooming needs.

Scheduled Activities

Children's Games of Skill 
11am-4pm | Meadow 
Fun carnival games for the whole family.

BAG on a Bike 
11am-4pm | Burnaby Post 
The Burnaby Art Gallery will lead visitors in printing your own unique art projects.

Matt Henry Juggling Show 
11-11:30am, 12:15-12:45pm, 1:30-2pm, 3:30-4pm | Meadow 
Our Juggler with his serious skills, cutting-edge effects, and innovative wit will awe and amuse the children.

Celtic Lasses 
11:30am-12:15pm, 2-2:45pm | Vorce Stage
Enjoy listening to this toe tapping, knee slapping, hand clapping trio.

Jack Ray Music 
12:45-1:30pm, 3-3:30pm | Vorce Stage 
Hear the soulful strumming sounds and social songs for the people.

Image: Celtic Lasses 

Reminder: Pets are NOT allowed on site (with the exception of service dogs)

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