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 […]

August Activities by the Fraser River

August is an exciting, event-filled month in New West. We’ve highlighted the must-do activities that you can take part in this month right alongside the mighty Fraser River! No matter your interests or skill level, plenty is happening in New West!  

The TV & Film Locations of New Westminster: A Self-guided Walking Tour

From Godzilla and I, Robot to Riverdale and X-Files, New Westminster’s historic neighbourhoods have appeared in more films and TV shows than you might think. New West has portrayed major urban metropolises such as New York City, Philadelphia, San Francisco and even Japan. 

Four Spots to Cool Off With a Cone in New West This Summer

Nothing compliments a warm summer day quite like a cold, refreshing treat, and New Westminster’s ice cream scene is brimming with tasty options. From authentic Italian gelato to your own custom ice cream creation, New West has something for every palate. Here’s our guide to a tasty summer! 

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! 

Keeping New West Connected

Pop-up libraries for adults and children.

During a time when staying connected is more important than ever, residents of New Westminster have embraced new, creative ways of interacting.