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Outside/In: Outdoor Street Social

January 28 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

Outside – Prairies, January 28
Celebrate Canada and the Prairies while enjoying local music, vendors and activities at this outdoor street social. Hyack Square will be activated with something for everyone.
Vendors:
Bannock Queen Bakery
Bead Mindful Gems
Chef Cuterie Beef Jerky
Fesk
Indiarts Collective
Mountain Mornings
Nomad Candles

Activities:
Hands-on Planting: Plant microgreens and get quick, edible results. The first 100 participants will get a take-away pot and everyone will have the opportunity to try planting and learn more about gardening.

Presented by Gardens4Kids, a New Westminster based not-for-profit that advocates urban gardening for children and their families. They strive to get children interested in gardening, be it a small pot or a community garden plot!

Giveaways:
Free hot chocolate provided by Serious Coffee Company.
Free shop local canvas tote bags available to the first 100 attendees.
Enter to win $250.00 to a downtown business(es) of your choice.
Downtown businesses need your support and the City encourages everyone to shop small and local.

Music:
2:15-3:00 pm and 3:45-4:30 pm featuring Tilden Webb Trio

Originally from Regina, Saskatchewan, Tilden Webb is an in demand musician that has been featured on more than 20 CDs alongside musicians such as Ray Brown, ED Thigpen and John Clayton. He has performed with many jazz greats and has been featured at many festivals with this ensemble.

This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada through the Celebration and Commemoration Program, Department of Canadian Heritage. Presented in partnership with: Arts Council of New Westminster, Gardens4Kids, New West Farmers Market and Downtown New West BIA.

Find more dates and information at newwestcity.ca/outside-in

Details

Date:
January 28
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.newwestcity.ca/outside-in

Venue

Hyack Square
800 Columbia Street
New Westminster, BC V3M 1B4 Canada