Pulse of the City: Places To Go, Things To Do

Here are this week’s events for you and your friends and family to enjoy! Keep an eye out for the Pulse FM Street Team, powered by FREEWAY MAZDA.

Jul
11
Wed
The Dixie Swim Club @ Coast Capital Playhouse
Jul 11 – Jul 28 all-day
The Dixie Swim Club @ Coast Capital Playhouse

Enjoy this fun Summer comedy at the Coast Capital Playhouse in White Rock! Showtimes at 8:00pm, Sat/Sun Matinees at 2:30pm. Tickets and information peninsulaproductions.org

Wild Wednesdays at the Surrey Nature Centre @ Surrey Nature Centre at Green Timbers Park
Jul 11 @ 4:30 pm – Sep 5 @ 7:30 pm
Wild Wednesdays at the Surrey Nature Centre @ Surrey Nature Centre at Green Timbers Park

The Surrey Nature Centre is open late (until 7:30pm) every Wednesday in July and August, so drop in for a mid-week break! Try out a variety of guided and self-guided activities in the park, and consider bringing a picnic to make an evening of your visit. The Sky Room drop-in space will be open late too.

Wild Wednesdays will be on the following Wednesdays this summer:

  • July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8, August 15, August 22, August 29

Event will be rain or shine. As parking is limited, consider carpooling.

Get to Know: Godwin Farm Biodiversity Preserve @ Godwin Farm Biodiversity Preserve
Jul 11 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm
Get to Know: Godwin Farm Biodiversity Preserve @ Godwin Farm Biodiversity Preserve

Drop in to relax, unwind, and connect with the urban forest. Go at your own pace and explore Godwin Farm Biodiversity Preserve. Discover some of the plants, animals, and stories that make this place special through a variety of themed activities, including guided walks and hands-on stewardship.

Wednesday, July 11
Wednesday, August 8
Wednesday, September 12

Drop in from 5pm – 7pm, and bring a picnic to make an evening of your visit! Check out additional dates at Blackie Spit Park and Redwood Park.

Jul
12
Thu
Seniors in the Park @ Various Locations
Jul 12 – Aug 29 all-day
Seniors in the Park @ Various Locations

Drop-in, meet new friends, and get outside! Enjoy guided forest walks, gardening workshops, heritage activities, and more!

Sessions run rain or shine and will feature a different theme and activity. Pick up or print your own Summer Stamp Booklet for details about each session and start collecting stamps!

 

Seniors in the Park is running at two locations this summer:

South Surrey – Historic Stewart Farm

Fridays: July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10, August 17
1pm to 3pm at the Historic Stewart Farm (13723 Crescent Road)

North Surrey – Surrey Nature Centre

Thursdays: July 12, July 26, August 9, August 23
12:30pm to 2:30pm at the Surrey Nature Centre

More information: call 604-501-5050 or email partnersinparks@surrey.ca.

Jul
13
Fri
Fun Fridays with Park Play! @ Various Locations
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm
Fun Fridays with Park Play! @ Various Locations

Fridays at Park Play are now Fun Fridays! Join Park Play for a series of Fun Friday events featuring themed activities, special guests, and surprises! Dress for the weather and don’t forget your water bottle!

Find Fun Friday events at two locations every Friday in July & August, running from 10am-1pm at both locations:

 

When           What                                  Where

July 13           Splish Splash                    Hjorth Road Park (10275 148 St) Fleetwood Park (15802 80 Ave)

July 20          Celebration of Nations   Beaver Creek Heights Park (6723 122A St) Frost Road Park (8607 164 St)

July 27           Sports Galore                   Don Christian Park (6220 184 St) Guildford Heights Park (10242 154 St)

August 3        Farm Life                          Bear Creek Park (13820 88 Ave)  Sunnyside Park (15455 26 Ave)

August 10       Go Green                          A.J. McLellan Park (16584 62A Ave)  M.J. Norris Park (6539 128A St)

August 17       Safety                                 Forsyth Park (10632 139 St) Fun Fun Park (1472 128 St)

August 24      Teddy Bear Picnic           Holly Park (10706 148 St)

 

 

Jul
14
Sat
Nature Play at the Surrey Nature Centre @ Surrey Nature Centre at Green Timbers Park
Jul 14 @ 9:30 am – Sep 25 @ 11:00 am
Nature Play at the Surrey Nature Centre @ Surrey Nature Centre at Green Timbers Park

Bring your 3 – 5 year olds and join us from 9:30 to 11am for some forest fun! Our leaders will engage the children (and their parents/care givers) in outdoor play with nature arts and exploration, storytelling, games and child-led free play.

The dates for this summer’s Nature Play are:

Saturday, July 14th- Saturday, July 28th-Saturday, August 11th-Saturday August 25th

Newton Days @ Newton Grove
Jul 14 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 4 @ 4:00 pm
Newton Days @ Newton Grove

Complete with a craft and farm market, kids crafts, face painting, free bbq, Science World demos, music, a petting zoo, and mini golf, Newton Days has something for everyone.

Throughout July, Newton Days will be taking over the Newton Grove on Saturdays from 12:00 to 4:00pm. Open to the community, nearly everything will be free! And back again this year, there will be $5 Farm Vouchers to redeem at the farmers’ market; find them at the Newton BIA photobooth!

Join us on any or all of the following Saturdays in July:

  • July 14, 2018
  • July 21, 2018
  • July 28, 2018

Newton Days is a push to create a more vibrant community within the Newton Town Centre. Get out, enjoy the weather, enjoy the activities, and get to know your neighborhood! Positive events like these in the community are key to the success of Newton and will be more successful with your support!

Jul
16
Mon
Lunch & Lyrics @ Surrey City Hall
Jul 16 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 27 @ 2:00 pm
Lunch & Lyrics @ Surrey City Hall

Join us this summer on the Surrey Civic Plaza for our new Lunch & Lyrics acoustic concert series. Enjoy your lunch along with the delightful sounds of acoustic entertainment from 12-2pm on Mondays throughout the summer. July 16, 23, 30 August 13, 20, 27

Forgot your lunch? Not a problem, we will have a different food truck each week!

Jul
19
Thu
Concerts at the Pier
Jul 19 all-day
Concerts at the Pier

The White Rock Business Improvement Association,
in partnership with TD Bank Group and the City of White Rock is proud to present the
4th annual TD Concerts at the Pier in July and August 2018.

Four concerts will take place at the Main Stage- which for 2018 will be located
to the east of Totem Park on White Rock’s waterfront.
Two concerts will take place at Five Corners and will include beer gardens.

Concerts are FREE and run 7pm-10pm, and proudly sponsored by PULSE FM.

Thursday, July 5 – HONEYMOON SUITE
Saturday, July 14* – BIG CITY SOUL
Thursday, July 19 – DANIEL WESLEY
Thursday, July 26 – THE LONELY celebrating the music of Roy Orbison & BIG RIVER tribute to Johnny Cash
Saturday, August 11* – ABRA CADABRA tribute to the Music & Magic of ABBA & THE PIANO MAN a tribute to Billy Joel & Elton John
Saturday, August 18 – NORTHERN PIKES

* The July 14th show and August 11th shows will take place at Five Corners.

Jul
20
Fri
Summer Nightslide Concerts @ Cultus Lake Waterpark
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Summer Nightslide Concerts @ Cultus Lake Waterpark

Hosted by: Canadiana-folk-gospel veteran, Russ Rosen 

July 20, 2018 – featuring Swamp Honey, Pleasant Trees, and Ezra Kwizera

TIME: 8:00pm – Midnight   COST: $22.00 per person (includes tax)

Please remember that a Nightslide is a Special Event. Night Slide admission is not included as, nor may it be combined with, a Regular Admission purchase. There are no hand-stamp/re-entry privileges during Night Slide Events.

Nightslide Concerts are a capacity based event. For the safety and enjoyment of our Guests, the Box Office will be closed on or before 9:30 PM. Late Admissions will not be permitted.