Indoor Fun in New West

Whether it’s a hot summer afternoon or a rainy winter evening, New West is jam-packed with exciting indoor activities to keep you occupied. If you’re looking for a fun date with your friends, family or a gettogether with your coworkers, check out these indoor activities in New West! 

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Get Your Game on at Capital City Arcade & Industry Arcade 

Experience a blast from the past at New West’s two arcades. Capital City Arcade offers drop-in playtime for 70 classic arcade games ranging from Pac-Man and Donkey Kong to Space Invaders, Frogger and everything in between. Industry Arcade is packed with retro arcade machines as well as arcade staples like pinball, Skee-Ball, bubble hockey and more, and is available for booking online. Both arcades are easily accessible and located in Sapperton!  

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Drink, Dine and Laugh at Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy 

Located in the historic Columbia Theatre, which first opened its doors for entertainment in 1927, House of Comedy is the go-to venue for North America’s top-tier and up-and-coming comic talent. Spend an evening in Downtown New West and top it all off with some good laughs at one of the comedy club’s upcoming shows! 

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Bounce Around at Extreme Air Park 

Extreme Air Park New Westminster is Canada’s largest trampoline park! With 42,000 sq/ft of trampolines, you can bounce your heart out in the Air Zone, the Foam Zone or in the half-pipe area. At the trampoline park, you can take part in sports like basketball, volleyball and dodgeball as well as physical ability-testing activities like Ninja Warrier, rock climbing and more. Book your jump time now!  

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Find Your Way out of Pandora’s Locks or Exit New West  

In the mood to challenge your puzzle-solving abilities? Downtown New West is home to two exciting escape rooms with plenty of different themes! Pandora’s Locks on Columbia Street gives participants three immersive escape room experiences to choose from, all with their own unique hidden clues, secret messages and helpful hints. Located in New West Station, Exit offers four escape rooms for friends, family and corporate groups up to 60 players to take part in. With innovative, fast-paced technology incorporated into all their escape rooms, your mind will be put to the test! 

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Reach for the Top at the Vancouver Circus School 

Located in the upper level of the River Market, the Vancouver Circus School will have you perfecting your acrobatic skillset on your way to becoming a true circus performer! The Circus School offers many ways to boost your abilities including classes for children and adults, summer camps, skill-specific programs and accommodations for groups and corporate bonding activities. 

What are you waiting for? Plan your next day of indoor fun in New Westminster with any of the exciting items on our list! If you’re looking for an outdoor adventure in New West, check out how you can bike your way through New Westminster or browse our list of scenic walks along the Fraser River. As always, don’t forget to share your experiences on social media using #MadeinNewWest!