The three promised water "misters" have arrived at Westminster Pier Park, right on schedule. The misters are positioned right next to the hammocks and the beach volleyball courts, and according to contributor Eryne Donahue (who took the photos featured below), they do help to make a hot afternoon tolerable. The Pier Park is the newest and most strikingly attractive park in … [Read more...] about Pier Park water misters have arrived!
The City of New Westminster is getting ready to install three cooling misters at Westminster Pier Park on the Timber Wharf near the volleyball court and hammocks. While Pier Park is a gem on the waterfront, in the summer, the heat is intense, with little shade to be found. The new misters will offer a gentle (and very welcome) relief from the heat and add yet another fun … [Read more...] about Pier Park to get a little cooler
Summer heat came early with a May that was one of the driest on record, and it's only getting hotter. Thankfully, New West has a pretty great list of spray parks, splash pools and even a couple beaches where you can suntan on hot sand. Spray Parks: Open from 10am-7pm, Victoria Day to Labour Day Queens Park - A classic spot for summer fun, the thick trees of the park make it … [Read more...] about Stay cool, New West: Summer fun at spray parks, splash pools, and beaches