Labour Day Fair

Date: September 3, 2018 (11:00 AM - 4:30 PM)

Fun for the Whole Family

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 market vendors.

Plus FREE carousel rides (compliments of Burnaby Parks, Recreation & Culture Commission and CUPE Local 23).

  Matt Henry's Bubble Show

Spend the day with us; the last hurrah of our Summer Season! 

Special Entertainment
and Activities 

11-4pm Fall Photo Stop


  Midway Carnival Games Behind School
  Children's Craft Meadow
11:15-11:45am Matt Henry's Bubble Show Meadow
12-4:30pm Gardener-in-Residence Orchard
12noon-12:40pm The Magic of Ray Wong Elworth Lawn
12:30-1pm Matt Henry's Bubble Show Meadow
1:15-2pm Music by Celtic Lasses Bandstand
1:30-2pm Matt Henry's Bubble Show Meadow
2-2:40pm The Magic of Ray Wong Elworth Lawn
2:30-3pm Matt Henry Bubble Show


3-3:45pm Music by Celtic Lasses Bandstand
4:15pm Last Carousel Ride  


All Day Activities

  • Display - The TraiNgang sets up in the Carousel Activity Room
  • Display - Pacific Spirit Quilters: Real Estate Office
  • Chat with the Herbalist: Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee
  • Climb on board the electric tram: Interurban Tram Barn
  • Enjoy a ride on the Carousel (last ride at 4:15pm)
  • Scavenger hunt activity: Pick up a clue sheet at the entrances
  • Hear the platen press in action: The Burnaby Post
  • Visit the teacher in the school house: Seaforth School
  • Watch the Working People documentary at the Central Park Theatre
  • Enjoy children's games of skill behind seaforth school


It's a Market Monday!

Iron Dog Books Iron Dog Books is a mobile bookstore, based primarily at SFU Burnaby in Tsleil-Waututh, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh and Musqueam territories (metro Vancouver). Iron Dog Books sells new and used fiction, non-fiction, children's and young adult books.
Mabee Baby Mabee Baby is unisex loungewear for little ones with a pinch of nostalgia and a dash of the modern. Handmade by Dawn Mabee in Vancouver.
TeaCup and Macarons Hand poured candles and soaps, made with goats milk and essential oils, are crafted in Vancouver, BC. A lover of antique shopping, all vintage teacups are found locally and handpicked for quality and style.
Slavic Rolls  A Food Truck offering pastry dessert ribbons wound around a wooden cylinder, rolled in sugar and cinnamon. The pastry is baked on a slowly turned rotisserie. As it bakes, it caramelizes the sugar, giving off an irresistible aroma and creating an addictive taste. 

Hours: 11am-4:30pm
Last Carousel Ride 4:15pm

* Subject to change without notice.
NOTE: Pets are not allowed on site.


Our next public opening, after Labour Day, is World Rivers Day, Sunday, September 23, 2018, 11am-4:30pm.  See you there!