No Smoking in Parks, Trails & Green Spaces | No Charcoal Barbeques in Parks

Due to the dry weather and heat that could result in fire hazards, the City of Burnaby advises all park users that there is NO SMOKING permitted in the Burnaby parks, trails and green spaces.

Charcoal barbeques in City of Burnaby parks and beaches are prohibited. At this time, only propane gas barbeques are permitted. Please check the city’s website for updates on whether all types of barbequing will be banned if conditions worsen.

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The Chalk Art Experience Event at Bonsor

September 3 & 4 | 12noon-3pm | Free admission | Find out more »  

New! Flip through the Fall 2016 and Winter 2017 Leisure Guide

Register today!

Learn to Swim

Sign up for lessons today!

What do you have planned this summer?

Check out all the fun activities that Burnaby has to offer. There's something for everyone this summer.

Playground Activities

Join us for free activities at our Burnaby Parks this summer. Find out more »

Shadbolt Theatre

Celebrating 21 years. Join in on the fun and catch a show. Check out the new 2016 / 2017 season!

Eco-Sculptures in our Community

Learn about Eco-Sculptures near you and find them all with our interactive map. View Map »

Joe Fafard: Retailles

Until August 28, 2016 - Burnaby Art Gallery

Keith Langergraber: Betrayal at Babylon

September 9 to October 23 - Burnaby Art Gallery

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.

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    What's New?

    Bonsor Recreation Complex Renovation 
    Exciting changes are coming to Bonsor! We're upgrading the upper floor with a new indoor cycling studio, music rooms and an active studio. During the renovation, the upper floor is closed. 
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    Deer Lake Park Trail Closure - Extended 
    The reconstruction project for the portion of the walking circuit route around Deer Lake Park has been extended a few days from its original timeline of August 8-28. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience during this time. Map of alternate route.

    Robert Burnaby Park Trail & Parking Lot at Hill Ave / Elwell St. Closure
    From August 2 to August 31 the trail and parking lot at Hill Avenue and Elwell Street will be closed for the replacement of two drainage culverts.