Remembrance Day services for 2023 around Metro Vancouver

On Saturday, November 11th, 2023, communities around Metro Vancouver will hold ceremonies to honor the sacrifices made by Canadians in service to our country and freedom.

Poppies are worn to show support for Canadian veterans; they are available for purchase from Royal Canadian Legion volunteers with all donations going towards programs supporting our veterans and their families.

A list of ceremonies throughout the region is provided below, with a handful being televised or streamed online for those who may not be able to attend in person.


Vancouver Cenotaph
When: 10:30 am
Where: Victory Square, 200 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
Also televised on CBC, Global BC and CTV Vancouver

Remembrance Day at the Japanese Canadian War Memorial
When: 10:30 am
Where: Japanese Canadian War Memorial in Stanley Park, Vancouver

University of British Columbia
When: 10:00 am doors open, 10:45 am ceremony begins
Where: War Memorial Gym, 6081 University Blvd, Vancouver


North Burnaby Cenotaph in Confederation Park
When: 10:00 am parade begins
Where: 4599 Penzance Drive, Burnaby

South Burnaby Cenotaph in Bonsor Park
When: 10:20 am parade begins
Where: 4863 Imperial Street, Burnaby

New Westminster

New Westminster City Hall
When: 10:15 am parade begins, 10:30 am service begins
Where: 511 Royal Avenue, New Westminster


Richmond City Hall
When: 10:20 am parade begins, 10:40 am service begins
Where: 6911 No. 3 Road, Richmond


Crescent Legion
When: 10:00 am procession begins, 10:30 am service begins
Where: 2643 128 Street, Surrey

Surrey Centre Cemetery
When: 10:45 am service begins
Where: 16671 Old McLellan Road, Surrey

Surrey Remembers Ceremony
When: 10:00 am procession begins, 10:25 am service begins
Where: 17710 56A Avenue, Surrey
Also live streamed on Facebook

Whalley Legion
When: 10:25 am procession begins, 10:45 am service begins
Where: 10626 City Parkway, Surrey


Remembrance Day – North Delta
When: 10:40 am
Where: 11405 84 Avenue, North Delta

North Vancouver

North Vancouver Remembrance Day
When: 9:30 am parade begins, 10:30 am cer begins
Where: 650 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver
Also live streamed on


Remembrance Day
When: 10:15 am parade begins, 10:30 am ceremony begins
Where: 975 King Albert Ave, Coquitlam


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