​Our Mandate.


Learn about some of our special annual events as well as other short term initiatives taking place. See what Beaverton Special Events is all about and follow some of the links to other events and services in our lovely town.

Our Town

In 1897, Bill White brought an Edison Projecting Kinetoscope to Beaverton and
showed the first moving pictures in Canada.
Today, the original projector resides in the Strand Theatre, a reminder that film
 history was made here!
In honour of our local heritage, Canada’s 150th and our Canadian film talents, we invite you to be part of ….
APRIL 19, 2017
National Canadian Film Day 150 (NCFD 150) is a massive one-day, coast-
to-coast-to-coast celebration of Canadian cinema in honour of our nation’s
sesquicentennial. www.canfilmday.ca

Six films… Beaverton Town Hall…. Popcorn….. Special Guests….

10 a.m. A Bear Called Winnie

12:15 p.m. Beaverton 1938

1:30 p.m. Passchendaele

5:15 p.m. Whale

Double Feature Gala 7:15 p.m
A Place to Stand
Edwin Boyd Citizen Gangster

To serve up P.I.E to Beaverton residents.​




​To celebrate our past,our heritage and our community by promoting, organizing and participating in a variety of year long activities in co-operation with community volunteer groups, businesses, local government and Beavertonians of all ages, cultures and abilities.


Beaverton Special Events

Beaverton Special Events in partnership with the
Beaverton Town Hall Players invite you to celebrate
Canada’s 150 and our rich film heritage

Promote, Inspire, Enable