Victoria Day

Date

May 23, 2022

Time

11:00 AM4:30 PM

Description

Burnaby Village Museum: 50th Birthday Party

Happening all day:

We Are 50: Explore the Unexpected (New Exhibit)
Stride Studios
Explore the evolving nature of the Burnaby Village Museum’s collection and showcasing objects rarely seen by the public.

Kids Conservation Lab
Real Estate
Go behind-the-scenes and learn what it takes to be a museum conservator in this interactive exhibit.

50th Anniversary Arches
Meadow
Life-sized arch installations will showcase the Museum’s evolving role in the community through the eyes of local artists.

Scavenger Hunt
Throughout the site
Pick up your scavenger hunt at the gates and explore conservation projects of all sizes throughout the Museum.

View Through Time
Throughout the site
Discover the history of the Museum’s buildings through historical photographs and anniversary banners.

Our Stories at 50: Fifty Years at the Burnaby Village Museum (New publication)
Gift Shop
Burnaby Village Museum’s 50th anniversary book for sale in the Gift Shop.

Specific Times:

Explore the Carousel Gallery and discover the history behind this 100+ year old treasure of the fairground.
Carousel rides - $2.65
11 am. Last ride at 4:15 pm

Museum Memory Book Craft
11 am-4 pm
Design your own keepsake memory book of your visit to the Burnaby Village Museum.
(Location TBD)

Children’s Face Painting
11 am-4 pm
Orchard at Love Farmhouse

Tsatsu Stalqaya / Coastal Wolf Pack
Traditional Coast Salish Songs & Dances
11:05 am
Vorce Tram Station Plaza Stage

Murphy & The Jazz Cats – Live Music
11:30 am-12 pm
Carousel Plaza

Juggler – Matt Henry
11:45 am-12:10 pm
Vorce Station Plaza

Kellie Haines – Ventriloquist
12:30-1 pm
Vorce Tram Station Plaza Stage

Murphy & The Jazz Cats – Live Music
1-1:30 pm
Carousel Plaza

50th Anniversary Tour
1 pm
Register at front entrance
Starts at Orientation Plaza

The Lucky Trappers – Live Music
1:15-2 pm
Bandstand

Juggler – Matt Henry
1:30-1: 55 pm
Vorce Station Plaza

Official Remarks and 50th Birthday Celebration
2 pm
Vorce Tram Station Plaza Stage

Ginalina and Family Band – Live Music
2:20 pm
Vorce Tram Station Plaza Stage

Juggler – Matt Henry
2:30-2:55 pm
Bandstand Plaza

Kellie Haines – Ventriloquist
2:30-3 pm
Orientation Plaza at the Main Entrance

Stories on Wheels – Story Telling
2:30-3:15 pm
Hill Street

The Lucky Trappers – Live Music
3:15-4 pm
Bandstand

Joseph Lam. The Accordion Man – Live Music
3:30-4:30 pm
Orientation Plaza at the Main Entrance

Stories on Wheels – Story Telling
3:45-4:30 pm
Hill Street

Schedules are subject to change.

Location

Burnaby Village Museum

Contact Information

Email: bvm@burnaby.ca 
Phone: 604-297-4565

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