Burnaby Heights has hosted this colourful parade since 1989. Grab a curb-side seat on Saturday, June 1, 2019 and watch the annual parade along Hastings from Beta Avenue to Boundary Road.

The parade begins with the Motorcycle Drill Team at 9:30 a.m. followed by the parade at 10 a.m.


Vancouver Motorcycle Drill Team
Seattle Police Drill Team

1. Lower Mainland Colour Party
2. Royal Canadian Mounted Police
3. North Burnaby Air Cadets
4a. 501 Legion (Superheroes)
4b. 2019 Hats Off Day Banner
5. City of Burnaby
6. Elected Officials
7. Burnaby School District Trustees
8. Burnaby North Viking Band
9. Heights Merchants Association
10. Confederation Seniors Centre
11. Teamsters
12. Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion
13. Falun Dafa Association
14. Burnaby Now
15. Knights of Columbus
16. Burnaby Citizens Crime Watch
17. Seton Villa Retirement Centre
18. Rocky’s Meats – W.C. Latin Band
19. Developmental Disabilities Association
20. Franklin Preschool
21. St Helen’s School
22. Brentwood Preschool
23. Burnaby New Westminster Ringette
24. Burnaby Devils Lacrosse Club
25. Burnaby Minor Lacrosse Club
26. Cliff Avenue Football
27. Croatia Juniors
28. B.C. Slovenian Society
29. Metro Taekwondo
30. Head Waze Hair Salon
31. Olive Branch Dental Hygiene
32. Charlford Society for Women
33. Rotary Club of Burnaby
34. The Grand Parade
35. McGill Public Library
36. St. Johns Ambulance Cadets
37. Lotus Sports Club
38. Cioffi’s
39. VanCity
40. Italian Directory
41. Burnaby Fire Department
42. Burnaby Fire Department trucks
43. Sanitation

Parade Etiquette for Spectators:

  • Safety is our priority. Please respect city officials, volunteers, and each other.
  • Please stay off the street at all times. Parents with small children should ensure their kids remain on the curb at all times.
  • Please do not climb on trees and street furniture.
  • Please refrain from smoking near children.
  • Please allow those in wheelchairs, small children, and seniors front row, curb side viewing.

Lost & Found:

For lost items, please go to the Burnaby RCMP District 1 Office at 4191 Hastings St. or the event information booth located at 4019 Hastings Street.

Contact the Heights Merchants Association after the Hats Off Day at 604 294 8899.

Hats Off Day Parade Application Form

Parade Rules and Guidelines

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