The 2023 Co-op Housing Summer BBQ was a resounding success, filled with mouthwatering food, delightful live music, creative face painting, and thrilling games. Held in the heart of Burnaby at Central Park, this event brought together families, friends, and community members for an unforgettable day of summer festivities. Let’s take a closer look at the highlights of this fantastic event!
The aroma of sizzling patties and perfectly grilled buns filled the air as attendees gathered around the Vera’s Burgers food station. Known for their mouthwatering burgers made from locally sourced ingredients, Vera’s Burgers provided a delectable feast. From classic cheeseburgers to vegetarian options, there was something to satisfy every palate.
The soulful tunes and infectious beats provided by a talented local musician created a lively and vibrant atmosphere throughout the event. The live music set the perfect backdrop for the festivities.
For the young and the young at heart, the face painting booth was a hub of creativity and excitement. Professional face painters transformed smiling faces into a variety of colorful designs, including whimsical animals, superheroes, and dazzling patterns. Laughter and giggles filled the air as children and adults alike embraced their newfound alter egos, posing for photos and making memories that will last a lifetime.
The games section of the Summer BBQ offered a wide array of activities that catered to all ages. From classic carnival games like ring toss and bean bag toss to interactive challenges like Giant Beach Volleyball, there was never a dull moment. Participants laughed, cheered, and bonded over friendly competition, creating a joyful and inclusive atmosphere that brought the community together.