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.
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:
Event will be rain or shine. As parking is limited, consider carpooling.
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
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
August 24 Teddy Bear Picnic Holly Park (10706 148 St)
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
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!
Grab your skateboard, scooter or bike and head to the annual Surrey Rides Event Series. Young riders of all levels are invited to various youth parks in Surrey to build confidence and sharpen their skills in a safe and competitive environment. Competitors enter by donation to food bank. Pay what you can, and no one turned away. 10am-5pm
Surrey Rides is open to riders 21 years of age and under. Register onsite at each event. Bring a non-perishable food item or cash donation for the Surrey Food Bank as your entry fee. Pay what you can, and no one turned away.
Collect points for participating in any of the events and extra points for placing in a contest. Those with the most points will automically qualify for the Finals on September 8. More than $2,000 worth of prizes is up for grabs!
Spectators are welcome to attend. Stop by to enjoy the live DJ and the impressive skills and energy these young riders bring with them. Free to watch.
|Chuck Bailey Youth Park||Skate and Bike: Timed Competition and Best Trick Contest||Saturday, July 21||10:00am-5:00pm|
|Fraser Heights Youth Park||Skate and Bike Jam||Saturday, August 11||10:00am-5:00pm|
|Cloverdale Youth Park||Skate, Scooter and Bike: Timed Competition and Best Trick Contest.||Saturday, September 8||10:00am-5:00pm|
Join us at the Fort Langley Village Farmers Market every Saturday 10.00am – 3.00pm until October 27th. We are also open B.C.Day Monday August 6th.
Fresh Local B.C. Farm Produce, and Prepared Foods:
Fort Langley Village Farmers’ Market features local B.C. Farmers’ and other Food Vendors bringing in fresh local produce, field greens, vegetables, fruits & flowers, fresh baking, fruit pies, cupcakes & cookies, local craft beer, varietal wines, tasty prepared foods from our Fraser Valley, the Similkameen & Okanagan Valleys.
B.C. Art & Crafts, our Artisans Present:
A huge variety of 100% Made in B.C. Arts & Crafts, including paintings, photography, hand-made jewelry, natural soaps, creams & oils, children’s hand-made wool and cotton clothing, hand made woolen slippers from local sheep-farm spun wool, expert wood crafting, woodwork, glass art & metal arts, re-purposed antiques & furniture, and much more. Come and browse their market booths this Saturday from 10.00am – 3.00pm.
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:
Fridays: July 27, August 3, August 10, August 17
1pm to 3pm at the Historic Stewart Farm (13723 Crescent Road)
Thursdays: July 26, August 9, August 23
12:30pm to 2:30pm at the Surrey Nature Centre
More information: call 604-501-5050 or email email@example.com.
From Bluegrass to New Orleans Jazz, Surrey’s free Sounds of Summer concert series brings toe tapping tunes to our beautiful park settings. Please bring blankets or folding chairs to enjoy each performance.
Parking will be limited. Please carpool or arrange to be dropped off. Way finding signs will be available to direct you to the stage. All pets must be on leash. Darts Hill and The Glades Garden Parks do not permit pets except service dogs.
15951 83 Avenue
True North Troubadours
Peter, Paul & Mary Tribute/60s Folk
We are taking the outdoor movie series to different parks across New Westminster this summer! Join us for these free events for all ages!
Friday, August 10 – Cars @ Port Royal Park
Friday, August 24 – Trolls @ Sapperton Park
Movies begin at dusk, approximately 9:00 pm.
Sponsored in part by G&F Financial and Park Georgia Realty