BC, Canada Day Events in Metro Vancouver (2016)

BC, Canada Day Events in Metro Vancouver (2016)

Canada Day Events in Metro Vancouver

Canada is celebrating it’s 149th Birthday this July 1st! I don’t know about you but my family loves to take part in our local Canada Day celebrations. This year with us being in a new city  we are looking forward to seeing what different activities are taking place and thought we would share what is taking place in Metro Vancouver this year.

Happy Canada Day! 

Here is a list of the Canada Day Events that are happening in the Metro Vancouver area this year:


Canada Day All-Star Sports
Where: Abbotsford Exhibition Park
When: 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Mt Lehman Parade
Where: 5889- 6418 Mt Lehman Road
When: 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Canada Day at Maan Farms
Where: Maan Farms – 790 McKenzie Road
When: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM


Canada Day Celebration at Edmonds Plaza & Park
Edmonds Community Centre – 7433 Edmonds Street
11:00 AM – 2:30 PM

Canada Day Celebrations at the Burnaby Village Museum
Where: Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel – 6501 Deer Lake Avenue
When: 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Canada Day Celebrations at Swangard Stadium
Where: Swangard Stadium – 3883 Imperial Street (Kingsway & Boundary Road)
When: 5:00 PM – 10:30 PM


Canada Day at Manning Park
Where: Manning Park
When: 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM


Celebrate Canada Day in Coquitlam
Where: Town Center Park
When: 12:00 PM – 10:30  PM


Delta Museum
4858 Delta Street, Ladner
When: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Kirkland House
Where: 4140 Arthur Drive, Ladner
When: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Diefenbaker Park
  5579 1 Avenue, Tsawwassen
When: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Chalmers Park
11400 76A Avenue, North Delta
5:30 PM – 10:45 PM


Canada Day at Fort Langley National Historic Site
Fort Langley – 23433 Mavis Avenue
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Maple Ridge

Canada Day Event
Where: Memorial Peace Park – 11995 Haney Place
When: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM


Canada Day Celebration 
Where:  Fraser River Heritage Park – 7494 Mary St
When: 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM

New Westminster

Canada Day at Queens Park
Where: Queen’s Park Bandshell
When: 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM

North Vancouver

North Van Canada Day
Where: Waterfront Park
When: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Port Moody

Canada Day Celebration
Where: Rocky Point Park
When: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Canada Day Fun
Where: Port Moody Station Museum – 2734 Murray Street
When:  10:00 AM – 2:00 PM


Steveston Salmon Festival
Steveston Villiage
6:30 AM – 5:00 PM


Surrey Canada Day 
Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre – 176 Street & 64th Avenue
When: 10:00 AM – 10:30 PM
Admission: FREE (amusement ride fee list here)


Canada Day at Canada Place
Canada Place, Jack Poole Plaza and surrounding streets; Parade starts at the corner of Georgia Street & Broughton Street
Waterfront Party: 10am – 6pm; Parade starts at 7pm

Canada Day Fireworks at Canada Place
Where: Two fireworks barges are located in Coal Harbour and Dundarave in West Vancouver. Best viewing locations include:

  • Fireworks Viewing Zone at Canada Place
  • Harbour Green Park
  • Coal Harbour
  • Stanley Park (9 o’clock gun)
  • Crab Park


  • Doors open at 8:30 p.m.
  • Entertainment from 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Canada Day Fireworks at 10:30 p.m.


  • Adult tickets are $10.00 in advance, $15.00 on July 1
  • Children 5 & under are FREE

About Michelle Bastien

Originally from Nova Scotia, she is now living in the Fraser Valley of British Columbia with her husband and their three young sons. After working in customer service for over 16 years, she recently took the plunge to live her dream of being a homemaker. Her house is very loud and pretty crazy but she wouldn’t have it any other way.