Did you know that the summer solstice is happening this month? It will be the longest day of the year and is happening on June 21. It is approaching fast so don’t miss out on these activities that will make your June worthwhile!
Here is a summary of the major events happening around Downtown New Westminster that're worth checking out and marking your calendars for:
June 15 @ 11am - 3pm, Fraser River Discovery Centre
“Welcome Gage to Tinypreneurs! Gage has been inventing things since he could hold pen to paper, and this is his first product he has brought to market - the G-Street Hockey Ball. He and his dad are big hockey fans, and put their experiences playing together to come up with the perfect hockey ball. Anyone who plays road hockey will appreciate its unique qualities...it bounces less, curves less, and hurts less! It saucer passes like a puck, and there's nothing else like it!”
Want to hear more about Gage and his product? Join him and many more social entrepreneurs and financial education for the entire family to enjoy.
June 15 @ 8pm - 10pm, Anvil Centre
If you are busy during the day and want to unwind relax and have good laughs. Laughter Zone 101 is the place to be - featuring a comedy troupe that includes seasoned comics that have performed at some of the biggest South Asian festivals in greater Vancouver, and across Canada and the United States. More info here.
June 22 @ 11am - 9pm, Anvil Centre
Vancouver’s only retro gaming expo is coming back for their 8th year in these fun-filled and exciting event with numerous vendors , tournaments, guests, music, panels, gaming and more. If you want to see old school gaming, this is the place to be!
June 22 @ 12pm - 1:30pm, River Market
Want a brief taste of Cirque De Soleil? The Academy’s annual program feature students work in this recital every year. The performances focuses on development of technical, social, and creative goals in a collective coach supported environment.
What're you up to in June? Let us know on social media using hashtag #downtownnewwest!