Winter in the Village
Thursday, November 21-Tuesday, December 31
Unwrap a season full of free and low cost family-friendly programs and events including bright lights, toe-tapping music, winter themed crafts and much more!
Dancing Trees Interactive Winter Lights presented by Tourism Richmond
Town Square Park (beside Steveston Museum) will warm up the chilly winter evenings illuminated with a beautiful interactive light display. Sing a song or clap your hands to make the lights dance to the rhythm of your sounds. Free.
Winter Window Contest
Stroll through Steveston Village and enjoy dazzling winter window displays. Vote for your favourite by picking up and dropping off a ballot at the Steveston Tram or Steveston Museum. Free.
Steveston Heritage Experience
Go back in time on an interactive walking tour stopping at four celebrated historic attractions: Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site, the Steveston Tram, Steveston Museum and the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site. Hear tales of yesteryear village life as told by a chatty fisherman who seems to have stepped from the streets of 1914 and enjoy carefully chosen food and beverage tastings served at each location. Bus transportation is provided between Britannia Shipyards and Steveston Village and then back to Britannia Shipyards.19+ years only.
2020 Tour Dates
For more information, visit the Tourism Richmond website.
Explore Steveston's historic sites through Living History.
Step into the past with historical demonstrations led by heritage interpreters dressed in period costume. Experiences include:
- writing a bank cheque at Steveston Museum using a dip pen and ink
- net mending at Britannia Shipyards, National Historic Site
- talking to the Conductor on the Steveston Tram
- laundry with a scrub board and mangle at London Heritage Farm.
Steveston Village Heritage Walking Map
Copies of the Treading Through Time Steveston Village Heritage Walking Map are now available. Pick up a booklet from the Tourism Richmond Visitor Centre located inside the museum or download an electronic copy and start exploring the Village today.
Check this website regularly for upcoming public programs and special events offered throughout the year.