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Stage 3 Water Shortage Response Plan In Effect Until Rescinded

Posted July 20, 2015

All forms of lawn sprinkling using treated drinking water are further curtailed. See the At A Glance Guide to know what type of water use is restricted under Metro Vancouver's Water Shortage Response Plan Stage 3 and is enforced by the City of Burnaby. Learn more »

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. Learn more »

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Start planning today! Check out our fun, exciting camps for kids and keep them active all summer long.

Free Summer Activities

Join the summer fun with free concerts, outdoor movies, children's activities, community visual art projects and so much more.

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Plenty of fun and exciting programs to keep you active this spring and summer! Find them in our Leisure Guide.

Music for the Soul

It's Burnaby's 16th annual, Blues + Roots Festival. Soak in musical delights at picturesque Deer Lake Park..

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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    No Charcoal Barbeques in Burnaby Parks

    Due to fire restrictions, charcoal barbeques in Burnaby parks and beaches are prohibited. At this time, only propane gas barbeques are permitted. Check back for further updates on whether all types of barbequing will be banned if conditions worsen.

    No Smoking in Burnaby Parks, Trails and Green Spaces

    Due to the dry weather and heat that could result in fire hazards, there is NO SMOKING permitted in Burnaby parks, trail systems and green spaces. The ban will remain in effect until further notice.

    Wading Pools

    Following Metro Vancouver’s activation of Stage 2 Water Shortage Response Plan, wading pools will be closed until further notice. Spray pools (operated on a push-button system) will remain operational.

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