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Holiday Events at Burnaby Mountain

UniverCity: Holiday Events at Burnaby Mountain


Atop Burnaby Mountain is always a flurry of events and activities, especially near the holidays! Whether you’re a resident at UniverCity, a student at SFU, or simply a friendly local, it’s your mountain too – so why not get involved in some of the fun events planned for the holidays? Be sure to add these events at Burnaby Mountain to your holiday calendar!

UniverCity Community Survey 2014

When? November 17th - December 7th, 2014
Who? Residents at UniverCity
Where? Online at

If you’re a resident at UniverCity, Mustel Group wants to hear your feedback on their online biennial survey that runs until December 7th. The research survey will be taken into consideration for the planning and development of UniverCity, and will ultimately enhance the living experience in this small, diverse community. Participants in the survey have a chance to win a $250 gift certificate to Nesters Market!

High Street Holiday Lights

High Street

When? Sunday, November 30th 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Who? Everyone!
Where? Nesters Market pharmacy entrance at University High Street

Everyone is welcome to join the Point Church for some festive fun, music entertainment, and complimentary hot chocolate to countdown to the holiday lights coming aglow on High Street!

Breakfast with Santa 2014 Fundraiser


When? Saturday, December 13th 9:00am - 11:00am
Who? Everyone!
Where? Diamond Alumni Centre, Burnaby Mountain
Cost? $15/adult, $6/child, children under three are free

Are your kids eager to give Santa their wish list in person this year? Good news – SFU Childcare Society invites your family to enjoy breakfast with Santa Claus at the Diamond Alumni Centre at Burnaby Mountain. Get your photo taken with Santa and enjoy the fun! Photos are by donation – reserve your space online now at

Tree Chipping at UniverCity

Tree Chipping

When? Saturday, January 3rd 11:00am - 3:00pm
Who? Everyone!
Where? University High Street at University Highlands Elementary

After you’ve enjoyed the holidays, hand over your tree and get on with your New Year’s resolutions! Bartlett Tree Services will be donating their time on January 3rd from 11am to 3pm, and will be stationed at the loading zone on University High Street in front of University Highlands Elementary School. Trees can also be dropped off at the sidewalk adjacent to the east end of the loading zone the night before.

Whether it’s a convenience to you or a delight to your kids and family, the events at Burnaby Mountain will surely make your holidays that much more memorable. Be sure to keep on top of the list of activities by visiting