One of British Columbia's oldest and longest-runningfamily events. It will be held on the long weekend of Canada Day.
The Golden Spike Days Festivalwill be held at Rocky Point Park in Port Moody.
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Festivals usually have 40,000 people. Participants can enjoy live entertainment, special events and activities for all ages.
This event commemorates the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway.
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"It's really, really working. It's awesome," said Ken Neilson, one of the organizers.
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"Yesterday was the biggest day I've ever had. Great support from the community."
One of the great attractions of the festival is a live music concert featuring the Toronto-based band Platinum Blonde on Saturday.
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