Italian Day on The Drive

Summer 2017 events calendar

Summer officially gets under way in just a couple of weeks: here are the hottest events coming up this season. Italian Day on The Drive — June 11 Experience Italian heritage and community at this annual celebration that takes over 14 blocks of Commercial Drive with everything from live entertainment to vendors selling authentic food. Approximately 350,000 […]

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burnaby environment week 2017

Burnaby Environment Week takes place May 27 to June 11

Every spring, the annual Burnaby Environment Week takes place, coinciding with Canadian Environment Week and the United Nations World Environment Day on June 5. Its aim is to deliver family-oriented and environmentally themed activities. A free opening festival takes place today from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the outer courtyard at Burnaby City Hall […]

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canada 150 flag

City of Surrey ready for Canada Day 2017

There’s no question that this year’s Canada Day celebrations throughout the Lower Mainland are going to be huge, given the nation’s upcoming 150th birthday. Surrey has already announces its full lineup of performers and attractions for the July 1 spectacle, expected to draw in excess of 100,000 visitors. “In honour of Canada 150, Surrey is celebrating […]

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