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Signature Events


Official Tree Planting

Sunday, May 7, 2017
10:15 AM

City Hall Boulevard (Canada Way and Norland Avenue)

As part of Rhododendron Festival 2017, a ceremonial 10-foot Maple tree will be planted as a lasting legacy to Celebrate Burnaby 125 | Canada 150.
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Hats Off Day

Saturday, June 3, 2017
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Hastings Street (between Boundary & Gamma)

Burnaby 125 performers will join this year’s Hats Off Day, a festive street party in north Burnaby.
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The Chalk Art Experience

Saturday, June 10 & Sunday June 11, 2017
12:00-4:00 PM
Bonsor Recreation Complex (6550 Bonsor Avenue)

Dive into the world of Chalk Art! Art activities, face painting and more - including entertainment from Burnaby 125 performers.
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Canada Day

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Happy 150th Canada! We’ve expanded our annual celebrations to make this year extra special! Fun for the whole family including entertainment from the Burnaby 125 performers.

BAG 50th Anniversary

Thursday, July 13, 2017
7:00 PM

Burnaby Art Gallery (6344 Deer Lake Avenue)

Burnaby Art Gallery turns 50! Join us for the opening reception of The Ornament of a House: 50 years of Collecting.
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Edmonds City Fair & Classic Car Show

Sunday, July 16, 2017
10:00 AM-3:00 PM

Edmonds Street (from Canada Way towards Kingsway)

A street party! Fun for the whole family including entertainment from the Burnaby 125 performers.
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Burnaby 125

Date, time, location to be announced.
The City of Burnaby turns 125! Stay tuned for more details of our birthday celebration.

Culture Days

Friday-Sunday, September 29 & 30, October 1, 2017
Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby Village Museum and Shadbolt Centre for the Arts

Join us as we celebrate Culture Days in Burnaby!
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