What: Bring your own blanket, find a spot on the lawn and enjoy an evening movie at Civic Square. Films this season include Moana (August 3), Stars (August 10), Beauty and the Beast (August 17), The Secret Life of Pets (August 21) and Toy Story (August 31).
When: Every Thursday until August 31
Time: 8:30 to 10 pm
Where: Bob Prittie Library – Metrotown Branch at Kingsborough and MacKay, 6100 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby
What: The Korean Cultural Heritage Festival is an annual festival celebrating multiculturalism in the Lower Mainland, which showcases Korean heritage through cultural performances, food, and entertainment.
What: This nine-hour event showcases an eclectic variety of world-class music on three stages in the picturesque venue of Deer Lake Park. Featuring Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Sue Foley, Little Miss Higgins and more.
When: Saturday, August 12
Time: 1 to 10 pm
Where: Deer Lake Park Festival Lawn – 6450 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby
What: Chat with a friendly park interpreter, pick up a park map, report wildlife sightings and learn about the park’s flora and fauna. Stroll through the butterfly garden to discover which plants attract these colourful insects.
When: Weekends and statutory holidays
Time: 10 am to 4 pm
Where: Burnaby Lake Regional Park – 4519 Piper Ave, Burnaby
What: Celebrate Canada’s 150th and Burnaby’s 125th birthdays, and see one of Canada’s most recognized icons, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Musical Ride. The evening will be packed with a variety of entertainment that includes performers, activities and displays – perfect for the whole family.