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.

Nov
24
Sat
Holiday Happenings in Surrey @ Various locations
Nov 24 2018 – Jan 14 2019 all-day
Holiday Happenings in Surrey @ Various locations

Before you start counting down for Christmas Day, enjoy the days leading up to it with Christmas events and activities happening in Surrey! We have various adventures that range in price and cater to all age groups. Get into the holiday cheer and participate in some festive fun! Cost: Varies by event

Surrey Tree Lighting Festival

November 24 |12–7pm | Surrey City Hall Plaza
Join the mayor and council as they flip the switch at 6:30pm to light the city’s spectacular 58-foot Christmas tree. From noon to 7 pm, enjoy the musical performers, festive crafts and activities, stories and rides to kick off the holiday season! Don’t forget to snap a picture with Santa and Paw Patrol!
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Heritage Christmas

December 1, 9, 15, 22 & 23 | Noon–3pm | Historic Stewart Farm
Taste fresh-baked festive treats, string popcorn and experience Christmas the Victorian way.
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Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir: Sounds of Christmas

December 4 | 7:30pm | Surrey Arts Centre
Kick off the Christmas season by enjoying hearing nearly eighty male voices singing in glorious four-part harmony. Join this celebrated choir as the singers get into the spirit of the season with traditional carols.
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Christmas Open House

December 8 | 11-3pm | Historic Stewart Farm
Escape the holiday hustle bustle with an old-fashioned Christmas. Enjoy the Victorian decorated Christmas tree, live music, crafts and tasty treats from the wood burning stove. Don’t forget to also take a photo with Saint Nick between 12:30pm and 2:30pm!
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Very Vintage Christmas

December 8 | 1-4pm | Museum of Surrey
Play old school games, make a vintage decoration and visit with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Sip free hot chocolate as you bask at our huge textile themed Christmas tree. Do a selfie scavenger hunt for a chance to win $100. While you’re here, take in our various exhibits, such as Dinosaurs Unearthed and the TD Explore Zone.
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Breakfast with Santa

December 8–15 | Various Times | Various Facilities
Take your picture with Santa and join him for breakfast and a variety of Christmas themed activities! Breakfast, crafts, and games are included in the price. Each person must register individually as a child ($8) or adult ($4).
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Skate with Santa

December 8 – 16 | Various Times | Various Arenas
There’s no better way to get into the holiday spirit than a skate with Santa! Visit your local arena this winter and have your photo taken with the jolly fellow himself. No skates? No problem. We have rentals available for a small fee. Regular admission applies too.
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55+ Holiday Events

Various Dates & Times | Various Locations
Deck the halls and join us for a variety of holiday inspired special events for seniors! Spread some holiday cheer and invite a friend or two to join the fun.
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Holiday Movie Night

December 21 | 6:30pm-8:30pm | Fleetwood Community Centre
Join us for a special Christmas themed movie for the whole family. Come dressed in your christmas PJ’s and bring your favourite stuffy. Concession will be available for popcorn and other treats! There will be family activities setup before showtime.
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21st Annual Winter Ice Palace

December 21, 2018 to January 7, 2019 | Various Times | Cloverdale Arena
Lace up your skates and enjoy a seasonal skate in Surrey! The arena will be transformed into a winter wonderland, complete with an old fashioned pond. This popular skate is a great way to spend time with your family and friends over the holidays.
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Dec
15
Sat
Winter Festival @ Guildford Recreation Centre
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Winter Festival @ Guildford Recreation Centre | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada

Bring your family and friends for some fun activities to celebrate the winter season. Free activities include:

  • Cookie decorating
  • Arts and crafts
  • Seasonal treats
  • Sports challenges and games
  • and much more!

 

 

 

Dec
21
Fri
Holiday Movie Night @ Fleetwood Community Centre
Dec 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Holiday Movie Night @ Fleetwood Community Centre | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada

Join us for a free holiday movie: The Grinch (Live Action)! Come dressed in your christmas PJ’s and bring your favourite stuffy. Concession will be available for popcorn and other treats! There will be family activities setup before showtime.

 

 

 

 

Dec
31
Mon
Kids’ New Year’s Eve Bash @ Lynn Fripps Elementary School
Dec 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kids' New Year's Eve Bash @ Lynn Fripps Elementary School  | Langley | British Columbia | Canada

Celebrate the New Year the way you want to as you bounce, jump, run, and play the night away! The fun includes games, a dance party, a hot dog and water, and an early countdown. 2-12 years $10/child

Jan
24
Thu
Family Fun Nights in South Surrey @ South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 14 @ 7:30 pm
Family Fun Nights in South Surrey @ South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada

Join South Surrey Rec Center for a free family fun night! Activities will include crafts, games, snacks and more. No registration is required – just drop in.

  • January 24 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
  • February 21 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
  • March 14 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm

 

 

Feb
18
Mon
Family Day 2019 @ Various Locations
Feb 18 all-day
Family Day 2019 @ Various Locations

Start the year off making memories with your family celebrate this holiday with free, fun activities in Surrey. We’ve compiled a list of events happening at our recreation facilities so you don’t have to worry about any planning! There’s something for everyone, of all ages, to enjoy.

Please note: all events listed are on Monday February 18, 2019. 

Family Fun Day

Enjoy time with your family at one of free Family Day activities. Whether you want to bring the kids for arts and crafts, or drop in for sports, there’s lots going on. Visit one of the following facilities during their drop in times!

Family Day Stay & Play

Fraser Heights Recreation Centre at 9:30am to 11am
Bring your friends and family and join us for a free literary themed Stay & Play.

Family Day at The Nature Centre

Surrey Nature Centre at 10am to 2pm
Join us for nature walks, story times and a variety of indoor and outdoor nature activities.

Family Day at Historic Stewart Farm

Historic Stewart Farm at 12pm to 3pm
Celebrate Family Day by participating in special activities, heritage demonstrations and sample baking from the woodstove.

Family Day at the Museum

Museum of Surrey at 1pm to 4pm
What did families do for fun before TVs and video games? Board games! Spend quality time with your loved ones just like families what have done 100 years ago.