Tri-City festivals and cultural events

The Teddy Bear Picnic and Parade are among the favourite festivals in Coquitlam, B.C. -
The Teddy Bear Picnic and Parade are among the favourite festivals in Coquitlam, B.C.
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Port Moody Penguin Swim (January 1)

Rocky Point Park, Port Moody


Festival Du Bois (first week of March)

Blue Mountain Park, Coquitlam


French Canadian traditions, music, dance, school programs and fun for the whole family. Visual art exhibition, theatre evening.

Port Moody Arts Festival (April)

10 day celebration of fine and visual arts, crafts and performance in Port Moody.

Kids Only Swap Meet (April)

Port Moody Arena


Children's clothing, toys, books and sports equipment.

May Day Festival (first week of May)

Downtown Port Coquitlam


Port Coquitlam's largest and oldest event with a parade, traditional Maypole dancing, a soap box derby and family amusements.

Festival Coquitlam Fishing Derby (last Sunday in May)

Como Lake Park, Coquitlam


Fishing derby for children under 16 years of age.

Festival Coquitlam Teddy Bear Picnic (second Sunday in June)

Town Centre Park, Coquitlam


Hands-on children's entertainment, music and performing artists.

Festival Coquitlam Grande Parade (Second Sunday in June)

Coquitlam Town Centre to Town Centre Park


BC Highland Games (June)

Coquitlam Town Centre Stadium


Scottish games and celebration.

Golden Spike Days (June/July Canada Day weekend)

Rocky Point Park/Civic Centre Park, Port Moody


Family fun, paddle wheeler rides, dragon boat races, amusement rides, family beverage garden and stage entertainment.

Canada Day Celebrations (July 1st)

Castle Park/Citadel Heights, Port Coquitlam


Fireworks extravaganza, live on-stage entertainment, multicultural displays, children's activities and fire fighter BBQ.

Fair in the Square (July)

Heritage Square, Maillardville

1120 Brunette Ave., Coquitlam

Art, music and heritage of Western Canada's second-largest Francophone community.

Blue Mountain Music Festival

Blue Mountain Park, Coquitlam (July)


Live entertainment and activities for children. Food and fun for the whole family.

Terry Fox Hometown Run (September)

Hyde Creek Centre, Port Coquitlam


Cancer research fundraiser

Port Coquitlam Harvest Festival (October)

Music, crafts, food and fun

Leigh Square, Port Coquitlam

Fall Craft Fair (November/December)

Poirier Community Centre


Christmas Craft Fair (November)

Port Moody Social Recreation Centre


Envision Financial Festival of Lights (December)

Light the Lake

Illumniation of Lafarge Lake, Town Centre, ,Coquitlam

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