Summer in Burnaby is a delightful season, offering warm weather and longer days perfect for outdoor dining and relaxation. What better way to soak up the sun and enjoy the company of friends and family than at a restaurant with a beautiful patio.
Are you looking for a kid-friendly way to cool down this summer? Burnaby has you covered! Over 25% of the city is parkland and included in that list are outdoor pools, spray pads and wading pools, perfect for picking up lunch and letting the kids cool down.
Boldly Proud, Uniquely Burnaby: Embracing Diversity at the Burnaby Pride Festival. Now in its sixth year, Burnaby Pride has become a symbol of unity and acceptance, bringing together people from all walks of life.
Get ready to embark on a vibrant and rhythmic journey that transcends borders and unites cultures! The Multicultural Drum Festival, presented by the MDF Society, is set to take place on July 8 at the The Amazing Brentwood Plaza in Burnaby.
Tourism Burnaby, a non-profit destination management organization, plays a pivotal role in showcasing the vibrant city of Burnaby as a premier destination for visitors worldwide. Established on October 25, 2004, under the Society Act of British Columbia, our mission is to illuminate the diverse and authentic travel experiences that Burnaby offers. We are dedicated to promoting the city not just as a place to visit, but also as a community to meet, learn, live, and play.
Our vision positions Burnaby at the heart of Metro Vancouver, celebrated for its diverse array of outstanding travel opportunities and exceptional hosting capabilities. We focus on enhancing the city’s reputation as a year-round destination, maximizing the value from our tourism amenities, and leaving a lasting, positive impact on our community and beyond. At Tourism Burnaby, we are committed to driving sustainable tourism growth that benefits both visitors and residents alike, ensuring that Burnaby continues to thrive as a dynamic and welcoming destination.
Chair Chris Browne, Accents Inn Burnaby
Doug Spindler, Assistant Director – Treasury Services, City of Burnaby
Paul Gallop, General Manager, Element Vancouver Metrotown (Past Chair)
Councillor James Wang – City of Burnaby
Mark McLaughlin, Chief Commercial Services Officer, Simon Fraser University
Larry Hayes, Burnaby Minor Hockey
Lara Graham, Burnaby Board of Trade Representative
Ellen Barbour, GM of Earl’s Restaurants
Nelia Santos, Director of Guest Experience at Shape Properties (The Amazing Brentwood)
Lara Johnson, VP – Marketing & Communications at BCIT
Scott de Savoye, General Manager of Hilton Vancouver Metrotown