Sun’s out, Burnaby’s out!

Welcome to Burnaby, a vibrant city nestled in the heart of British Columbia, Canada. With its beautiful parks, stunning landscapes, and a wide range of attractions, Burnaby offers an array of exciting activities to make your summer memorable. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, a history buff, or a foodie, this blog will guide you through the top things to do in Burnaby this summer.

Patio Paradise

Discover Burnaby’s best patios, where you can enjoy a cold beer and soak up the summer vibes. From local breweries to trendy bars, there are plenty of options to choose from: Studio Brewing, Steamworks Brewery & Taproom, and Dageraad Brewing. Relax, unwind, and savour your favourite brew while enjoying the outdoor ambiance.

Studio Brewing

Gastronomy Explorers

Burnaby is a melting pot of diverse cultures, and its culinary scene reflects this diversity. Treat your taste buds to a world tour of flavours, from brunch at Cafe La Foret to Crystal Mall where authentic and affordable Asian cuisine is ubiquitous. Explore the neighbourhoods and discover hidden culinary gems that will leave you craving more.

Jacqueline Chui

For The Concert Goers

Deer Lake Park turns into an outdoor concert venue, hosting an exciting lineup of concerts in the summer. With a packed schedule that includes the highly anticipated Vancouver Symphony Orchestra on July 15, Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival, a free concert on August 12, and Vance Joy on August 25, music enthusiasts are in for a treat.

Burnaby Blues & Roots Festival

Outdoor Enthusiasts

Enjoy a delightful day in the great outdoors by combining the joy of picnicking under the big trees or taking a refreshing bike ride. Burnaby’s parks provide the perfect setting for this outdoor adventure. Pack your favourite snacks, grab a blanket, and head to parks like Deer Lake, Central Park, or Burnaby Mountain, where you’ll find scenic picnic spots with easy access to biking trails. Don’t forget to pack your sunscreen; it gets hot!


Retail Therapy Extravaganza

Embark on a shopping adventure across Burnaby’s premier destinations, including Metropolis at Metrotown, The Amazing Brentwood, and The City of Lougheed. Explore these shopping havens and indulge in a day of retail therapy, discovering a wide array of stores, fashion boutiques, electronics outlets, and luxury brands. Take advantage of summer sales and discounts while immersing yourself in a shopper’s paradise.

William Mark

Neighbourhood Strolls

Take your time to explore charming neighborhoods such as The Heights, Brentwood, Edmonds, or check out the Summer Season at Burnaby Village Museum on foot. Wander through the streets, taking in the local architecture, vibrant storefronts, and community parks. Engage with the friendly locals, who often embrace the warm and welcoming spirit of their neighbourhoods. Enjoy the slower pace of life, away from the bustling city, as you stroll through these picturesque areas.

Ryan L.

We want to see what you get up to so don’t forget to tag your Burnaby experience at #Burnaby365