Tourism Challenge 2024!

Please note that the Tourism Challenge program is only available for industry passport holders to participate. Not available for public participation. New Westminster is an eclectic riverfront community located in the heart of Metro Vancouver and a convenient 25-minute SkyTrain ride to downtown Vancouver. We offer a great selection of unique experiences, breweries, diverse independent […]

5 Picnic Spots to Visit this Spring in New Westminster!

As warmer weather approaches, it is time to pack some snacks and drinks to spend a day relaxing in the beautiful parks with your friends and family. Below, we have listed five parks in New Westminster that are within walking distance from nearby Skytrain stations, or accessible by a quick bus ride. Westminster Pier Park […]

Wonders Unveiled: The Magic Festival in New Westminster

An entire week of magic is coming to Downtown New Westminster this month! The Magic Festival is happening March 25-30, 2024 at various locations. Prepare to be amazed by a lineup of enchanting performances, captivating displays, and mystical experiences that promise to ignite your imagination and leave you breathless with awe. Monday, March 25, 2024 […]

Now Hiring: Canada Summer Jobs Positions

Tourism New Westminster is currently accepting applications for summer employment opportunities (April 22-August 9, 2024) through the Canada Summer Jobs program. We are seeking (2) Visitor Experience Coordinators to take on programs and tasks that support the organization’s initiatives. Tourism New Westminster is a not-for-profit society and the official Destination Management Organization for New Westminster. […]

Black History Month: Highlighting Black-Owned Businesses in New West

In honor of February being Black History Month, we’re putting the spotlight on black-owned businesses in New West that you can support! Photo credit: Vancouver’s Best Places/On Your Block Festival Odihi Foundation Odihi Foundation’s aim is to support the Advancing Careers Of BIPOC Women And Girls. Through partnerships, their community of women connect with industry […]

Search For Phillip

Photo credit: CBS Price is Right Contestant Loses, and then Wins, a Trip to Canada! Phillip never imagined that when he lost out on “an amazing trip to beautiful Canada,” on an episode of The Price is Right, that his journey had just begun. Lucky for him, the people of New Westminster, located in the […]