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Celebrate Burnaby!


What’s Happening?

Celebrate Burnaby!
This year, 2017, marks two special occasions, it's Burnaby's 125 and Canada's 150 birthdays! The City will enhance and expand on its lively Canada Day events and other celebrations to commemorate these momentous occasions.

Local Government Awareness Week: Celebrating and Connecting Burnaby
We asked Burnaby students in Grades 5, 6, and 7 to draw what they love about their City. View the winners »

Quick links

Mayor’s Message

Upcoming Events

September 22-24
Burnaby 125 Weekend of Fun »

September 24
World Rivers Day »

September 29 & 30, October 1
Culture Days in Burnaby »

Burnaby's Turning 125

On September 22, the City of Burnaby turns 125 years old. To celebrate, the City is hosting the Weekend of Fun with family-friendly activities throughout the community. And to top it off, we'll be offering drop-in sessions for only $1.25 all weekend!


Celebrate Burnaby Photo Gallery

What do you love about Burnaby - a favourite park? a childhood memory? favourite Eco-sculpture? Be included in our Celebrate Burnaby photo gallery. Upload your favourite Burnaby photo on Instagram using #celebrateburnaby.image

Get Involved!

  • Volunteer – Give back to the community, meet new people, have lots of fun – become a volunteer!
  • Corporate Partnership – Big or small – your company can show its community spirit by becoming a sponsor of one of the many events we have planned for this year.
  • Find out more »

Connect With Us

For the most current information, be sure to subscribe to our Special Events eNews or follow @cityofburnaby on TwitterFacebook and Instagram.

Have a question? Please send an email to Celebrate125@burnaby.