Shine Bright – Gardens of Light

Multiple parks throughout New Westminster

Find lights in public and park spaces at the list of locations below. Presented by the City of New Westminster with special thanks to the Parks and Recreation Horticultural team. […]


Shine Bright – Winter Reflections

Westminster Pier Park 1 6th Street, New Westminster, British Columbia

Reflect on the past and look to the future while viewing the lights on “Lytton Square” reflect in the Fraser River. The grand structure named “Lytton Square” was built at […]


Shine Bright – Shine Bright Downtown

Downtown New Westminster Columbia St, New Westminster

Shine Bright Downtown is a celebration of the holidays in New Westminster’s historic Downtown. The event highlights different lighting installations in the Downtown including the: light tunnel on the overpass […]

Shine Bright – Reasons for the Seasons

Multiple parks throughout New Westminster

Find twelve eco-art sculptures named for reasons to enjoy the seasons, such as love and generosity. Created by local artist, Nickie Lewis, the sculpture will “Shine Bright” with lights at […]


Shine Bright – Uptown Holiday Lights

Uptown New Westminster 555 6th St #330, ew Westminster, British Columbia

Celebrate the holiday season with brilliant light displays throughout the Uptown business area. Support local businesses while exploring the holiday lights. Find two new photo-worthy arches located in front of […]


Anvil Theatre Presents Winter Celebrations 2022


Join in the spirit of the holiday season as the Anvil Centre in New Westminster sets the stage for the Annual Winter Celebrations. It will be THE place for free, […]


Paint The Train – A Travelling Group Exhibit

The Gallery at Queen's Park Centennial Lodge, Queen's Park, New Westminster, BC

The Arts Council of New Westminster (ACNW), in partnership with the Arts Council of Surrey (ACS), the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society (FVHRS), and the Langley Arts Council (LAC), are […]


Shine Bright – Christmas Tree Chip

New Westminster City Hall 511 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, British Columbia

Join the New Westminster Firefighters Charitable Society for this event in front of City Hall. Bring your Christmas tree for chipping. Jan 7 & 8: Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am-3:00 […]

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Shine Bright – Fortune in your Hands Workshop

Queensborough Community Centre 920 Ewen Avenue, New Westminster, BC

Celebrate the year of the rabbit with a traditional paper cutting art experience and create your own, unique fortune banner decoration. All supplies are included. Parent participation is required.


Shine Bright – Family Sky Lantern Workshop

Anvil Centre 777 Columbia St., New Westminster, BC

Listen to a storytelling, celebrate the year of the rabbit, and decorate your own sky lanterns. Open to anyone wanting to drop-in, learn, and light up the sky! All supplies […]


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