A Unique Food, Art, and Shopping Destination

New West is the ultimate foodie and shopping destination. A vibrant community, steeped in history and framed by a bustling, scenic waterfront. Found off the beaten track; stories and experiences shared inspire taste and adventure.


New Experiences are Made in New West

Eclectic and full of life, New Westminster has something for everyone. From a burgeoning art scene to its parks, markets, bars, restaurants and events, New West is quickly becoming the meeting place for tourists and tastemakers alike.

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New West is defined by six unique neighbourhoods. Each with their own characteristics, quirks, and stories to tell.


Home to theatre, festivals, markets, trivia nights, and live music. There are endless things to do in New Westminster.

Lunar New Year Family Sky Lantern Workshop

Shine Bright – Family Sky Lantern Workshop (All Ages) Explore storytelling, celebrate the year of the tiger and decorate your own take-home sky lanterns. All...

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Fraser River Dialogues: Monuments of the Fraser River (Ages 16+)

In partnership with the Fraser River Discovery Centre, we are hosting a panel of representatives from local Indigenous groups, thinkers and members of the community...

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Monuments of the Fraser River: A Virtual Fraser River Dialogue

The Fraser River Discovery Centre, located in Downtown New Westminster, is collaborating with the New Westminster Museum and Archives to present Monuments of the Fraser...

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