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  • New West Craft Fall Market

    New West Craft is a handmade market hosted by the Arts Council of New West. New West Craft aims to provide a welcoming environment for...

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  • Looking for an Outdoor Adventure? Try Biking Through New West!

    We all know that BC is known for its stunning landscapes and abundance of outdoor activities, and New Westminster is no exception! If you’re ready...

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  • New West Craft Fall Market

    New West Craft is a handmade market hosted by the Arts Council of New West. New West Craft aims to provide a welcoming environment for...

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  • Old + New West: The Quay

    What is now known as the Quay was first surveyed by The Royal Engineers in 1860. They superimposed a grid pattern parallel to the Fraser...

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  • The Most Instagrammable Spots in New West

    New West is a hidden gem in Metro Vancouver with many secrets of its own. To help you navigate the gram-worthy locations in our great city, we’ve rounded up the most Instagrammable spots in New West!

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  • River Market Board Games Meet Up

    Board Game Meet-Up

    Join us on the 2nd Floor at River Market for Sunday board games! This all-ages meet up is a great place to meet friends. Bring...

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  • Live Music at Lunch

    Take a break from and come enjoy live music at River Market while you eat lunch. The Arts Council of New Westminster has booked a...

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  • Live Music at Lunch

    Take a break from and come enjoy live music at River Market while you eat lunch. The Arts Council of New Westminster has booked a...

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  • pottery works

    Painted Pots & Polka Dots

    Pottery Works is now offering pottery workshops. Come choose a blank pottery canvas and paint it in your favourite colours. We have different moulds available...

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  • Family Fundays

    Family Fundays

    Anvil Centre presents a free cultural programming on the last Sunday of every month this Fall. Check out the variety of activities in New Media...

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  • 2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Shop Local this Season

    The holidays are here and with Christmas right around the corner, the pressure to find the perfect gift is on. If you’re still on the...

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  • Take Your Appetite to the River Market Food Crawl!

    Ever been to the River Market but couldn’t decide what to eat? Now you can build your own tasting menu of signature dishes from some of New West’s most highly rated eateries with a River Market Food Crawl Passport! 

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  • Crafty Tuesday

    Come explore a range of interesting local vendors with a mix of thoughtful and handmade products. Enjoy the relaxing, easy vibe of River Market on...

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  • ARTSTARTS: ANDY THE MUSICAL SCIENTIST

    Music can be used to generate interest in science, just as science can inspire new approaches to music. Using home-made instruments and humor, Andy demonstrates...

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  • New West Craft Summer Night Market

    The New West Craft Summer Night Market returns on Saturday, July 6, 6pm to 9:30pm. Shop over 75 handmade vendors. outside on the Boardwalk at...

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  • Crafty Tuesday

    Come explore a range of interesting local vendors with a mix of thoughtful and handmade products. Enjoy the relaxing, easy vibe of River Market on...

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  • New West Craft Fall Market

    New West Craft Fall Markets

    New West Craft is a handmade community artisan market showcasing the work of local artists, artisans and makers. Join us the 1st and 3rd Saturday...

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  • Wyldewood Faire

    Celebrate all things gothic, fantasy, steampunk, faerie and historic. Each faire will feature a different vendors from the best of the Vancouver area. Looking for...

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