Canada Day


July 1, 2023


11:00 AM4:30 PM


Burnaby Village Museum hosts Burnaby's Official Canada Day celebrations offering a multicultural family entertainment, musicians, displays, face painting, games, demonstrations and of course, cupcakes!

Admission is free. Carousel rides $2.52.

Schedule of activities:

Happening all day

Truths Not Often Told: Being South Asian in Burnaby (New exhibit)
Stride Studios
Learn the history and legacy of Burnaby’s South Asian Canadian community in this interactive exhibit.

Specific Times

Explore the Carousel Pavilion and discover the history behind this 100+ year old treasure
Carousel rides $2.52
11 am–last ride at 4:15 pm

Children’s Activities (including Face Painting and more)
11 am–4 pm

Displays and information booths

Pacific Spirit Quilters’ Guild (display)
11 am-4 pm

City of Burnaby Water Wagon (mobile water refill station)
11 am-4 pm

City of Burnaby Solid Waste and Recycling Program
11 am-4 pm

Burnaby’s elected MLAs & MPs shared information booth
11 am-4 pm

Live performances

Performance Time Location
Land acknowledgement and performance by the Coastal Wolf Pack 11:05-11:20 am Vorce Stage
Chinese fan and ribbon dance performance by Jessica Yue 11:25-11:40 am Orchard Stage
Journey into Rhythm with Robin Layne 12-12:45 pm Vorce Stage
Rene Hugo y sus Amigos (Peruvian ensemble) 12:15-1 pm Orchard Stage
Chinese drumming performance by Tian-Jin Formation Drums 1:20-1:40 pm Orchard Stage
Mohammed Assani (Sitar Duo) After formal ceremony Vorce Stage
South Asian dance performance by Sudnya Dance Academy 3-3:30 pm Orchard Stage
Middle Eastern dance performance by Academy of Middle Eastern Dance 3:50-4:20 pm Vorce Stage

Formal recognition of the day:

Official remarks
Vorce Stage
2 pm

Serving of Canada Day cupcakes
The Real Estate Exhibit
2:30 pm

The Wall
By artists Yi Chen + Muchen
An ice installation art project symbolizing unity, understanding and reconciliation between Burnaby and Chinese Canadians.

Please note: schedules are subject to change


With the participartion of the Government of Canada. Avec la participation du gouvernement du Canada.


Burnaby Village Museum

Contact Information

Phone: 604-297-4565


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