> Home > Things To Do

Things To Do

Move For Health Day Outdoor Street Banners Leisure Guide Arts Alive  Burnaby Central Track and Field Saskia Jetten Edmonds Community Centre Rhododendron Festival Learn to Swim Shadbolt Theatre Brochure Practice!

Get Moving, Burnaby... It's Free!

Mark your calendars - May 10 is Move for Health Day, and we are encouraging everyone to get out and get moving.

Outdoor Street Banners

The City of Burnaby is pleased to unveil the selection of three student artworks who all have previously participated in the Burnaby Art Gallery’s Arts Alive showcase.

Play in Burnaby

With warmer days and longer evenings, spring and summer are the best times to take up an outdoor activity and soak up the additional hours of sunlight. Register for a program today and be active, indoors or outdoors.

View Multimedia, 2-D & 3-D Artworks

See amazing works by secondary students across Burnaby School District #41! April 18-May 18.

New Track & Field Facility

Features eight lane running track, a lit artificial turf field, throwing facilities (discus, hammer and javelin), natural grass field, meeting rooms, new seating area and plaza.

Award Winning Contemporary Dutch Printmaker

See paper and multimedia works by artist, Saskia Jetten. April 18-June 22.


The new Edmonds Community Centre is now complete. Come break a sweat with us and check out all the new programs and cool things to do. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Rhododendron Festival

Celebrate Burnaby's Rhododendron Festival and enjoy free activities for all!

It's a Life Skill

Learn to swim with our qualified instructors. Whether you're new to swimming or want to improve your skills, we have programs for all ages and abilities.

Fall in Love

This season, remember your first time and fall in love with the ‘Bolt all over again! Enjoy one show or create your own packaged deal.

Work on Your Game

Hit a bucket of balls all year round, at our state-of-the-art driving ranges at Burnaby Mountain and Riverway Golf Courses.

Be Active, Burnaby!

In Burnaby, you'll find leisure-time activities for all ages, interests and skill levels. We are pleased to provide a wide array of opportunities to learn something new, socialize with other like-minded individuals, or get fit and stay fit. Take advantage of the many opportunities we offer at our wonderful, well-equipped facilities and parks located throughout the city.

  • Recent News

    Burnaby Central Track and Field Opens

    Join us April 16 at 1:30pm as javelin thrower Curtis Moss returns to Burnaby Central Secondary for the Official Opening of the new track and field facilities.
    City of Burnaby Works to Ensure Citizens are Represented in Kinder Morgan Pipeline and Tank Farm National Energy Board Hearings after Less than Half of Applicants to Intervene are Given Intervenor Status

    Read the City of Burnaby's Press Release issued today. Join us and learn how you can get involved at Public Information Sessions April 9 and April 15.
    View All
  • Upcoming Events

      • Apr, 24 - 11:30 AM A Little Lunch Music
        A Little Lunch Music 2013/14 Series features noon-hour concerts by Shadbolt Centre music instructors as well as a variety of local musicians in all genres of music including jazz, classical, More...
      • Apr, 24 - 1:00 PM RCMP Community Safety Forum
        These forums are your unique opportunity to talk directly with Officer in Charge of Burnaby RCMP, Chief Superintendent Dave Critchley and Municipal Officials and Community Representatives to answer any questions More...
    View All
  • WebReg Button Small

    What's New?

    Burnaby Central Track & Field
    Check out this video of the newest sports facility in Burnaby!

    Find out more »

    Programs at Bill Copeland
    & Kensington

    The ice is out, but you can still register for tons of Spring & Summer programs at Bill Copeland & Kensington.

    Find out more »

    Children's Fitness & Arts Tax Credit
    Many of the City of Burnaby’s physical activity or arts programs for children may be eligible for federal tax credits.

    Find out which programs apply. 

  • Leisure GuideLeisure Guide

    The new Spring & Summer Leisure Guide is now available online! Or pick up a copy at our community centres.
    Spring & Summer 2014 » 
    Fall 2013 & Winter 2014 »

  • Edmonds Community CentreEdmonds Community Centre (Now Open!)

    Burnaby's newest community centre is now open! Break a sweat in our weight room, gym and pool. 
    Find out more »

  • Outdoor Fitness Circuit at Central ParkOutdoor Fitness Circuit at Central Park Opening

    Your Invited! Saturday, May 10
    Join us at Fitness Circuit Station #6 in Central Park  (located on the east side of Central Park near Patterson Avenue and Maywood Street).

    Find out more »