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18th Annual New West Cultural Crawl 
October 16 + 17, 2021

The New West Cultural Crawl is an annual arts & culture festival that celebrates and exhibits the vast creative talents across New Westminster. Artist studios and venues open their doors for two days to welcome thousands of visitors from across Metro Vancouver.

The 18th Annual New West Cultural Crawl will take place on October 16 + 17, 2021, from 11 am to 5 pm at venues across New Westminster. This family-friendly event invites audiences of young and old to explore the city at their own pace, and check out artworks by professional and emerging artists who reside in the city.


We Care About You and Your Safety

Procedures have been put in place to ensure that all New Westminster Crawl venues are safe, sanitized and ready to welcome all visitors, volunteers and staff.

Participating venues have been advised of all health and safety protocols and safety and cleaning measures as outlined by government agencies and health industry experts. These protocols are designed to help everyone feel and stay safe as they explore art in New West.

To Fully Enjoy Your Visit, Please:

• We require everyone to wear a mask, face shield, or face covering
• Do not visit if you are feeling unwell
• Upon arrival please complete the self-assessment checklist 
• Keep two (2) metres (6 feet) apart.

Proof of vaccination is required at the following locations:
• Anvil Centre  
• Fraser River Discovery Centre

Pre Bookings are required at the following locations:
New Media Gallery
New West Museum and Archives
Irving House

The New West Cultural Crawl is brought to you by:

Pre-registration for the Opening Reception