Burnaby in Motion
September 29, 2012
Burnaby In Motion
September 29 & 30, 2012 11am - 4:30pm
Gate Admission is Free, Carousel Rides $2.30 each
All Aboard! As part of the Celebrate 120 city-wide events, the Burnaby Village Museum is celebrating Burnaby's transportation heritage with a weekend of fun on wheels. The Interurban 1223 tram is the 100 year-old belle of our ball.
Going Electric - September 29
Learn about the early B.C. Electric transportation network. Expert speakers provide a look into the history of this early public mode of transit. Sign up for one or all four of these free sessions. Pre-registration is recommended.
Just for Fun - September 29 & 30
The Museum's exhibits will be open, including the Interurban 1223 tram barn, and activities, entertainment and demonstrations take place throughout the 10-acre site.
Vintage and modern-day riding toys are available for all ages, transportation-related crafts for kids, and vintage buses from the Transit Museum Society. Don't miss the traiNgang's model railway display, and bring your bike to participate in BEST's Bicycle Valet Service.
About Celebrate 120
Celebrate 120 is a two week event that marks the 120 anniversary of the incorporation of the City of Burnaby. From September 15-30, free family activities, performances and workshops take place throughout the city to commemorate 120 years and celebrate community, arts, culture and sports. The festivities culminate with Jersey Day on September 28 and Culture Days, part of a national arts and culture movement from September 28-30. The City of Burnaby gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.Go to Top