Port Coquitlam, B.C.


Port Coquitlam May Day Festival Schedule of Events

Explore all of the upcoming events, activities and things to do during the PoCo May Day Festival. Check back regularly for more information about these and other May Day activities.

May Day Opening Ceremony

May 1st, 2020

Enjoy the kick off to the 97th annual May Day Festival which includes the installation of the Royal Party and traditional May Pole Dancing performed by our local school children at this entertaining evening kick off to the May Day Festival.

PoCo Heritage Downtown Walk

May 8th, 2020

The first heritage walks of the season with Bryan Ness. This casual walk will be an informative and a fun look at Poco’s past.  FREE!

Pre-Parade Fun Pancake Breakfast

May 9th, 2020

A pre-parade tradition in Leigh Square at the Outlet – breakfast for the whole family at a reasonable cost with proceeds going to your local service organizations and scouts.

VPD Motorcycle Drill Squad

May 9th, 2020

Get your spot early to enjoy this exciting pre parade display with the Vancouver Police Motorcycle Drill Team known for amazing formations.

Port Coquitlam Rotary May Day Parade

May 9th, 2020

This long standing community tradition puts a smile on every face! Enjoy marching bands, floats, and many laughs. Parade route is Shaughnessy to Elgin, Elgin to Mary Hill to Hawthorne ending on Tyner.

For more information, including road closure information and the full schedule, visit the May Day Parade page.

Party in the Square

May 9th, 2020

Join the family fun and party in Leigh Square with us;

For more information and the full schedule, visit the Party in the Square page.

BC Youth Week

May 1st – 7th, 2020

Port Coquitlam celebrates BC Youth Week with a variety of fun events, including yoga, painting, a basketball tournament and more. Visit pocoyouth.com/youthweek for more information.