December 27, 2019

The tapestry of New Westminster has always been woven with colourful threads from its unique history. As the city continues to grow, change, and evolve, that special heritage remains a unifying feature that brings together life-long residents and newcomers alike – espe...

August 9, 2019

When he’s not re-inacting civil war scenes or rebuilding cannons, Larry Beckett is showcasing his award winning 1959 Ford Fairlane 500 retractable teal classic car. 

This year he proudly volunteered his time to drive Hyack President Lili De Capite in our own Hyack Inter...

July 10, 2019

On July 1st, 2019 the Hyack Festival Association's volunteers rose bright and early to help setting up the first Hyack Canada Day Festival & Fireworks. Sure, they had been bringing you Fireworks for many years, but Canada Day 2019 marked the day when they officially la...

July 10, 2019

On Saturday June 22nd, The Hyack Festival Association held its annual Volunteer Appreciation Barbecue at Queens Park to celebrate the over 160 people who helped make the Hyack International Parade, Street Festival, May Day Heritage Picnic, Rose Planting Ceremony, Canno...

May 20, 2019

New Westminster native, Graham Wardle, star of CBC’s, Heartland, will be this year’s honourary parade marshall for the 48th annual Hyack International Parade.

A 2004 NWSS graduate, Graham was a captain and starting player for the re-instated Hyack Football program in 20...

May 20, 2019

“Why did I join the Board of Directors of the Hyack Festival Association and become a Hyack Director?”

Our Royal City and the people who call it home are very important to me. This is due to both my career as a Real Estate Agent for the past 30 years as well as my sense...

May 2, 2019

Five Hyack Ambassador Nominees and THREE winners at this year's Youth Awards!!

Sierra Pitkin, Hyack Ambassador & Bernie Legge recipient 2018 and Hyack Spirit Award recipient 2019, won the Arts & Culture Award.

Talia Monno, Miss New Westminster 2018, won the Youth...

March 18, 2019

Hosted by Robin Sukorokoff, the Hyack Ambassadors' Trivia Night 2019 was a sight to behold. The full room at St. Michael's Parish saw contestants and attendees dressed up like their favourite musical characters.

The 2019 Team Trivia Trophy was won by NWSS Drama,  and...

February 1, 2019

Owning your first vehicle is an exciting time, as Chanel De Capite has recently come to discover. As an ambassador of the New Westminster Hyack Festival Association and sponsored by Key West Ford, Chanel developed a sense of pride in her relationship with her sponsors...

January 12, 2019

For a volunteer-run charity, people are everything, and the spirit of community that they bring infuses every aspect of that organization.

It is so for the New Westminster Hyack Festival Association, now in its 48th year of delighting audiences locally and international...

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